Due to the increase in Covid-19 infections in Metro Manila, the National Archives of the Philippines (NAP) offices in the National Capital Region (NCR) will be closed to the public from 15 March 2021 until further notice. The Temporary Reading Room in Manila will likewise be closed to researchers during this period.

The NAP’s Regional Archival Network offices in Davao City and Mandaue City will continue to be open to the public at 50% capacity with a skeleton staff.

The public in the NCR is advised to course inquiries and requests for documents through nationalarchives@nationalarchives.gov.ph or thru telephone as well as through the NAP website and Facebook page.To lessen the need for travel, members of the public in Davao City and Mandaue City are also encouraged to do the same.

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.

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 like web seminars and  exhibits.

Thank you.