Галузевий державний архів Міністерства закордонних справ

  • Sectoral State Archive of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Haluzevyi derzhavnyi arkhiv Ministerstva zakordonnikh sprav Ukrainy

History

Archive was established in 1944 as the Political Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Ukrainian Socialist Republic, and as such functioned until 1951. In the years 1951-1993 it operated as Archive of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Ukrainian Socialist Republic. In the years 1993-2004 it was working under the name of Historical and Archive Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine. From 2004 it bears its current name Sectoral State Archive of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Mandates/Sources of Authority

Sectoral State Archive of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs operates on the basis of the decision of Ukrainian Ministry Cabineet from 31 of March 2004, № 408.

Archival and Other Holdings

Archive holds 56 Archival fonds referring to the history of Ukraine from the years 1945-2004.

Opening Times

Reading Rooms of the Archive are opened between Tuesday and Thursday, 10-12 am and 3-5 pm.

Sources

  • ClaimsCon'06/online search