Государственный архив Воронежской области

  • State Archive of Voronezh Oblast
  • Gosudarstvennyi arkhiv Voronezhskoy oblasti

Geographical and Cultural Context

Archive holds documents from the history of the Voronezh region from 1611 until the present day.

Mandates/Sources of Authority

Archive is operating on the basis of Legal Act "State Archive of the Voronezh Oblast", issued by Department of Property and Land Issues of the Voronezh region on 27 of May 2011, № 767, and approved by Archive department of the Voronezh region on 1 of June 2011 № 33-О.

This legal act is accessible online at:


Administrative Structure

Archive is divided into 7 departments:

  • Department of acquisition value examination of documents

  • Department of securing and safeguarding of the documents

  • Department of departamental archives

  • Department of Information, Publication and Scientific Usage of the Documents

  • Scientific-Reference Apparatus Department

  • Department of Information Technologies

  • Department of material and technical maintance of tha archival building

Finding Aids, Guides, and Publication

  • «Государственный архив Воронежской области», [State Archive of Voronezh Oblast] Voronezh 2007 - this publication provides complete lists and descriptions of archive resources from 1611 until 2011.

Archive provides developed online browser (in Russian) that allows to search particular archival fonds online (by Fond symbol, Fond number, Fond name, Date of the oldest and Date of the newest document in the fond) :


Full lists of the archival fonds that were catalogues so far is accessible online:


Opening Times

Archive is opened: Monday-Thursday- 9 am- 6 pm Friday- 9 am- 4.45 pm (with a lunch brake during all those days between 1 and 1.45 pm)

Reading Room is opened: Monday-Thursday- 10 am - 5.30 pm

With individual inquires guests can turn to the archive on: Tuesdays and Thursdays, between 9 am-12, and 2-5 pm


  • ClaimsCon'06/online search