Regular Hours

Monday - Tuesday   8:30am-4:30pm
Wednesday 8:30am-8pm
Thursday - Friday 8:30am-4:30pm
Weekends & Holidays   Closed


Holiday Hours 2022

Wednesday, December 14 8:30am-4:30pm
Wednesday, December 21 8:30am-4:30pm
Monday, December 26 - Monday, January 2 CLOSED


Limited Service Hours

Archival assistance is always available in the reference room and there are many self service options.

However, please be aware that daily between noon and 1pm, after 3:45pm and on Wednesday after 4pm the following services may be unavailable:

  • payments
  • retrievals of new research material
  • photocopying

If you plan to visit the Archives during the lunch hour or on Wednesday evenings, please arrange with archivists at or at 780-496-8711 to have your material retrieved and on hold prior to your visit.

Please consider calling ahead whenever you plan to visit, so we can have your material ready for you.

New Parking Lot Entrance

The Prince of Wales Armouries parking lot has a new entrance and can now only be accessed from west of 105 Street along 108 Avenue.

The Metro Line (North LRT to NAIT) permanently closed several roads around the building.

Road Closed Section
104 Street Between Kingsway Avenue and 108 Avenue
105 Street Between 108 and 107 Avenue 
108 Avenue Between 104 and 105 Street