Magyar Nemzeti Levéltár Pest Megyei Levéltára

  • Hungarian National Archives Pest County Archives

History

The first data regarding the development of an archive and the separation of private and public related documents in Pest-Pilis-Solt County dates back to 1657.

Geographical and Cultural Context

Pest County

Archival and Other Holdings

The archival collection of the Pest County Archives consist of over 20 000 meters of archival records. The feudal age documents of the county municipal authorities up to the year of 1848 will be detailed individually, within the main archives, furthermore the larger and more significant settlements will also be introduced individually, namely the archival documents of the following ones: the towns of Nagykőrös, Szentendre, Cegléd, Kiskunlacháza and Ráckeve, and the big village of Törökbálint. The abundance of documents preserved make it possible to describe guilds of long past of the settlement Nagykőrös. There is also a well-detailed reviewer about the Chapter of Vác.

Opening Times

The Pest County Archives is open to researchers on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 to 15:00, on Wednesdays from 8:30 to 16:45 and on Fridays from 8:30 to 13:00.

Sources

  • YV/ClaimsCon'06