The State Archives in Rzeszów | Archiwum Państwowe w Rzeszowie in Poland has free, online genealogy collections as well as onsite family history collections. This archive performs paid genealogy research upon request.


This archive has one branch:

The State Archives in Rzeszów, Branch in Sanok

ul. Sadowa 32
38-500 Sanok
Phone: 13 463 19 99


About the Collections:

The State Archives in Rzeszów was established November 10, 1950 and documents were originally stored in the attic of the Town Hall. More history of the archive. This archive has a Jewish History Research Center.


Online Collections:

The State Archives in Rzeszów has thousands of digitized collections, including vital records, and these are at

You can see all online collections from the State Archives in Rzeszów and its branch in Sanok by searching at and filtering results by these archives. Here’s a link to the search results with thousands of digitized collections. (You can copy and paste text into Google Translate if you can’t read the original language.)



And here is a link to “Become a family archivist!”  organized by the Supreme Directorate of State Archives.

Hours of Operation

Monday: 8:00 am – 300 pm
Tuesday: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Wednesday: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Thursday: 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday:  Closed
Sunday: Closed

Exceptions and Extended Hours



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