Central Archives of Historical Records

Central Archives of Historical Records in Warsaw (Polish: Archiwum Główne Akt Dawnych w Warszawie, AGAD) is one of Poland's four national archives. It holds records ranging from 12th century until World War I. The current headquarters is located in Raczyński Palace located at Długa 7 Street in Warsaw.

Central Archives of Historical Records in Warsaw
Archiwum Główne Akt Dawnych
Seal of the archive

Archive headquarters at Długa 7 Street in Warsaw
Non-ministerial government department overview
FormedSeptember 2, 1808 (1808-09-02)
JurisdictionPoland
HeadquartersWarsaw, Poland
Non-ministerial government department executive
  • Hubert Wajs, director
Websitewww.agad.archiwa.gov.pl
An example document from the archive: Act by Sigismund III Vasa granting to Albrycht Stanisław Radziwiłł the title of Lithuanian Chancellor

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