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MISSION

The mission of the Santa Clara County Archives is to collect, preserve, and make available the historical records of Santa Clara County government. The Archives’ goals are to be a center for research and information about Santa Clara County and to foster an appreciation and understanding of the county’s history and development.

Hall of Records
County Hall of Records, 1965. It was located in San Jose on 1st Street across from St. James Park.

Exciting changes at The Archives effective February 1, 2016!
(Click here to read about the exciting changes)


The hours of operation are 8:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday

We are closed on Wednesdays

Phone Number: (408) 755-7895