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Archives of Michigan
The Archives of Michigan is responsible for preserving the records of Michigan government and other public institutions. The collections also include documents, maps, photographs and film from private individuals and organizations.
2024 Barbara J. Brown Family History Seminar on May 10 - 11, 2024
Save the date! The 11th Annual Barbara J. Brown Family History Seminar is scheduled for Friday, May 10 and Saturday, May 11, 2024. This two-day program is hosted by the Archives of Michigan in partnership with the Michigan Genealogical Council and is offered as a hybrid event. Plan to join us onsite in Lansing or online from home.
Registration information will be available in February 2024.
PLEASE NOTE: The Archives of Michigan is closed Saturday, May 25, 2024, through Monday, May 27, 2024, in observance of Memorial Day. The Archives of Michigan will resume normal business hours on Tuesday, May 28, 2024.
Holiday Closing Schedule
Collections at the Archives of Michigan include probate files, naturalization records, tax rolls, cemetery transcripts, local histories, circuit court case files, prison registries and other helpful records. Providing access to the public is a core function of the Archives of Michigan.