National Archives of Ireland
The National Archives holds the records of the modern Irish state which document its historical evolution and the creation of its national identity. Under its governing legislation – the National Archives Act, 1986 – the National Archives provides services both to the Government and the public.
The National Archives holds a wide variety of records, many of which are relevant to Irish genealogy and local history.
Find out more about our holdings, begin researching your family tree and search our online finding aid databases.