Location, Hours and Contact Information


  • Mailing Address: 84 State House Station, Augusta, Maine 04333
  • Physical Address: 230 State Street, Augusta, Maine 04333 Show Map

The Maine State Archives is located in the Cultural Building at the State House Complex in Augusta. The Cultural Building also houses the Maine State Library and the Maine State Museum. (Complete Directions)

Search Room Hours: Current COVID-19 Information/Hours

The Archives Research Room is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., except legal holidays.

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Maine State Archives: General inquiries can be made by calling 207-287-5790 or emailing maine.archives@maine.gov.  Requests can also be submitted via fax at 207-287-5517.

Research Room (Archives Services): The Archives Services Division is responsible for preserving and providing access to the State‚Äôs historic records.  Researchers can submit requests remotely or conduct research in-person at the Research Room.  To contact the Research Room,  please email maine.archives@maine.gov or call 207-287-5790.

Records Management: The Records Management Division is responsible for establishing and administering efficient and effective records management programs within State and local government agencies.   They ensure records are retained properly through records retention schedules. The Division conducts training and creates publications to assist government agencies in meeting general records management requirements. To contact the Records Management Division email recordsmanagement.archives@maine.gov or call 207-287-5798.

Records Center: The Records Center holds the non-permanent records of the State.  Agencies looking to access their records should contact the Records Center at recordscenter.archives@maine.gov or 207-287-3627, 287-3628.

Maine State Archives Staff and Contacts
Name Position/Subject Phone (207)
General Line Maine State Archives 287-5790
Kate McBrien Maine State Archivist 287-5790
Tammy Marks Director 287-5799
Felicia Kennedy Records Management 287-5798
Rob Caron Records Center 287-3627, 287-3628
Peter Mallow Imaging Center 287-5796
Sam Howes Archival Records 287-5778
Kate Herbert Digital Archivist 287-5776