As of Monday, July 20, 2020, the Washington State Archives branches in Olympia and Ellensburg are open to researchers by appointment only. For more information, please visit our page regarding the closure.
State Government Agencies
Local Government Entities
Microfilming of Records to Provide Continuity of Civil Government (chapter 40.10 RCW)
Preservation and Destruction of Public Records (chapter 40.14 RCW)
Penal Provisions (chapter 40.16 RCW)
Preservation of Electronic Records (WAC 434-662)
Phone: (360) 586-4901