Regionaal Archief Rivierenland

  • Rivierenland Regional Archives
  • RAR, Streekarchief Bommelerwaard ( - 2014)


J.S. de Jongplein 3
4001 WG


(+31) (0)344 - 612 230


As of January 1, 2014 the Streekarchief Bommelerwaard is connected to the Regionaal Archief Rivierenland. All archives of the Bommelerwaard are now housed in Tiel.

Archival and Other Holdings

The Regionaal Archief Rivierenland (RAR) manages approximately 1800 archives of very different type and age: the archives of the municipalities Buren, Culemborg, Geldermalsen, Maasdriel, Lower Betuwe Neerijnen, Tiel and Zaltbommel, the archives of many predecessors of the Rivierenland water board, the archives of companies, social institutions, associations, families and individuals. The oldest materials date from the 14th century, the youngest of the past few years.

Finding Aids, Guides, and Publication

The database of the Regionaal Archief Riviereland (RAR) can be found here, the online image data base can be found here.

Opening Times

The Regionaal Archief Rivierenland (RAR) is open from Tuesday to Friday from 9am to 4:30pm.


A detailed description on how to travel to the Regionaal Archief Rivierenland (RAR) can be found here.

Research Services

Materials of the Regionaal Archief Rivierenland (RAR) can be used without reservation. On your visit the RAR's staff will guide you through the archives and publications for your specific research. Consultation is free. Using your own digital camera is allowed, but only without flash and with the permission of the reading room's staff.

Reproduction Services

The different prices for reproductions can be found here.

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