The National Archives of the Philippines (NAP) offices in the National Capital Region (NCR) and its Regional Archival Network in Mandaue City, Cebu, will be open to the public at 50% capacity from 16 to 30 June 2021 based on the declaration by the Office of the President placing NCR and the Province of Cebu Province under General Community Quarantine (GCQ) and Modified General Community Quarantine (MGCQ) respectively.
The NAP’s Regional Archival Network offices in Davao City will be under Modified Enhanced Community Quarantine (MECQ) and will be closed to the public during the period mentioned above.
To lessen the need for travel, the public in NCR, Mandaue City, and likewise in Davao City is advised to course inquiries and requests for documents via email through firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone as well as through the NAP website and Facebook page.
Please note that the NAP Temporary Reading Room in Manila will be open only to researchers with confirmed appointments. Please refer to the new protocol for using the Temporary Reading Room, given the current situation.
The Temporary Reading Room is located at 1765 Paz Mendoza Guazon Street, Paco, Manila. Click HERE for the Room’s location map:
Please be advised that the NAP shall strictly implement health and safety protocols such as disinfecting, wearing of masks and face shields, and social distancing in all its offices.
The public may contact NAP Offices via the following telephone numbers and email addresses:
|NAP Manila Offices|
|Archives Collection and Access Division||:||(02) 87088729|
|Reading Room||:||(02) 86429677
|Records Center Division||:||(02) 83533192|
|Records Management Services Division||:||(02) 85213034|
|Training and Information Division||:||(02) 85216830|
|Regional Archival Networks|
|Mandaue City, Province of Cebu||:||(032) 346 8040
|Davao City, Province of Davao del Sur||:||(082) 297 4705
The NAP continues to oversee the management of government records and the protection of the nation’s documentary heritage through constant monitoring and maintenance of its collections.
The public is invited to visit the NAP website and Facebook page for current activities and features like web seminars and exhibits.