Please note!

Publish Date

The Central Zionist Archives will be closed to the public for extensive renovations beginning on February 11, 2021.


The renovations are expected to continue for about two years.


As of May 30, 2021, the Archives will be opened in its temporary residence, and the Archives services will be provided in a limited format.


A detailed announcement of the new work arrangements will be published soon.

Requests for Archives services received between these dates will be processed upon the Archives opening at its temporary residence on May 30, 2021.​

As of February 11, 2021, The Family Research Department will not accept new inquiries. The public is welcome to submit new requests to the Department again upon resumption of the Archives activities in its temporary residence after May 30, 2021.​ 

 Construction of the Archives building, March 1986 (PHG\1027146)

Construction of the Archives building, March 1986 (PHG\1027146)