The National Capital Region (NCR) and Davao City will continue under General Community Quarantine (GCQ) until 31 March 2021. Following Resolution No. 99, Series of 2021 dated 11 February 2021 issued by the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF) the National Archives of the Philippines (NAP) offices in Manila and Davao City is open to the public at 50% capacity with a skeleton staff.

Mandaue City will continue under Modified GCQ until further notice. The NAP Office in Mandaue will be open to the public at 50% operating capacity with a skeleton staff.

Please note that the temporary NAP Temporary Reading Room in Manila will open to researchers with confirmed appointments on 03 March 2021. Please refer to the new protocol for the use of the Temporary Reading Room given the current situation.

The Temporary Reading Room is now located at 1765 Paz Mendoza Guazon Street, Paco, Manila. Click HERE for the Room’s location map:

Please be advised that health and safety protocols such as disinfecting, wearing of masks and face shields, and social distancing shall be strictly implemented in all NAP offices.

To lessen the need for travel, the public is encouraged to course inquiries and requests for documents through or thru telephone as well as through the NAP website and Facebook page.

NAP Offices may be contacted via the following telephone numbers and email addresses:

NAP Manila Offices
Archives Collection and Access Division   :  (02) 87088729
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 to protect 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.

Thank you.