Given the situation derived from the COVID-19 pandemic, the face-to-face service is now regulated by Order SND / 388/2020, of May 3, which establishes the conditions for the opening of certain businesses to the public and services, and the opening of files, as well as for the practice of professional and federated sport .
Currently, access to the Reading Room is subject to the capacity limitations established by the competent authority. Access is free until full capacity is reached.
The preventive measures established during the pandemic are maintained: the use of a mask and gloves is mandatory, and the interpersonal distance of 1.5m must be kept.
The opening hours of the Hall are from Monday to Thursday between 9:00 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. and on Fridays from 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. During the month of August from 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Access to and consultation of documents is governed by the following rule:
Users who wish to access any telematic or face-to-face consultation and were not previously registered in the Internal Management System of State Archives, must complete the following registration form, along with a copy of their ID (or passport) and a passport photo.