Dundee City Archives holds the official records of Dundee City Council, of the former City of Dundee District Council, the former Corporation of Dundee and the former Tayside Regional Council.
The Centre also holds records retransmitted from the National Records of Scotland (NRS), such as kirk session minutes in the Presbytery of Dundee.
Records of businesses, societies and families relating to the area of the City of Dundee are accepted as gifts or deposits. They can be consulted in the Archive Search Room if they are in good condition and under any conditions of use set by any depositor.
The Archive Search Room is open to the public, by appointment:-
Monday to Friday: 9.30am to 1pm and 2pm to 4.30pm
Callers should report to ground floor reception, 20 City Square. Please tell staff if you need wheelchair access.
* Please note that due to refurbishments between Monday 15th May and Friday 26th May 2017, searchroom places will be limited and readers are strongly advised to book in advance prior to any visit during this time’ *
"Saving, caring for and sharing Dundee's written heritage"
Tel: 01382 434494
Where to find us
Reception: 20 City Square, Dundee.
Postal Address: 21 City Square, Dundee DD1 3BY