Plan your visit

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday    9:00 to 16:30

Closed on Saturdays, Sundays, and Public Holidays


For information on conducting research at the National Archives, see the Readers’ Notes. The application for research can be downloaded here.



The National Archives of Zambia are located in the Ridgeway Neighbourhood of Lusaka, near the University Teaching Hospital (UTH).

By mini-bus: Travel to either UTH or to the testing facility of the Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA).

The Archives are located on the corner of Government and Nationalist Roads.