The National Archives of the Philippines (NAP) offices in the National Capital Region will be fully operational with a 20% skeleton workforce from 6 to 20 August 2021. For health safety reasons, however, offices will be closed to the public from 6 to 20 August 2021 in keeping with the announcement by the Office of the President placing NCR under Enhanced Community Quarantine.
From 1 to 31 August 2021, the NAP’s Regional Archival Network (RAN) offices in Davao City (General Community Quarantine with heightened restrictions) will remain open to the public at 50% capacity with a skeleton workforce. The NAP offices in Mandaue City (Modified Enhanced Community Quarantine) will be closed to the public but fully operational with a 20% skeleton workforce from 1 to 15 August 2021.
So as not to require travel and as a health safety measure, the public is advised to course inquiries and requests for documents via email through email@example.com or thru telephone as well as through the NAP website.
The NAP NCR Temporary Reading Room located at 1765 Paz Mendoza Guazon Street, Paco, Manila, will also be closed from 6 to 20 August 2021. Researchers may call or send an email for questions or for appointments to use the NCR Temporary Reading Room but appointments will only be given for dates after 20 August 2021.
The public may contact NAP Offices via the following telephone numbers and email addresses:
|NAP Manila Offices|
|Archives Collection and Access Division||:||(02) 87088729
|NCR Temporary Reading Room||:||+639178651191, (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.