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Archive Addresses and Repositories[edit | edit source]

Below is a list of many important German archives and repositories. There are also a few entries of archives in localities which are now in other Landstat.If you are not able to find your needed Archive address below, this link will take you to a very extensive list of Thuringia (Thüringen) German Archives. You will also find addresses for smaller district archives.

State Archives[edit | edit source]

Thüringisches Hauptstaatsarchiv Weimar
Postal address: PF 27 26
99408 Weimar


Older holdings (before 1920):
Thüringisches Hauptstaatsarchiv Weimar
Beethovenplatz 3, Weimar

Telephone: (0 36 43) 87 198-315
Fax: ( 0 36 43) 87 198-350

Newer inventories (after 1920):
Thüringisches Hauptstaatsarchiv Weimar
Marstallstraße 2, Weimar

Telephone: (0 36 43) 870-0
Fax: (0 36 43) 870-100

Meiningen[edit | edit source]

Thuringian State Archive Meiningen
Schloß Bibrabau
98617 Meiningen

Phone: +49 (0) 36 93/44 67 0
Fax : +49 (0) 36 93/50 22 18

Church Archives[edit | edit source]

Lutheran Archives[edit | edit source]

  • Evangelisch-lutherische Kirche in Thüringen
    Landeskirchenarchiv Eisenach
    Schloßberg 4a (Kreuzkirche)
    99817 Eisenach
    Tel: 03691-881465
    FAX: 03691-7339120
  • List of holdings

Covers the territories of the former territorial states of Saxony-Weimar-Eisenach, Saxony-Gotha, Saxony-Altenburg, Saxony-Meiningen, Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt, Schwarzburg-Sondershausen and Reuss. This also gives information about the locations and addresses of the approximately 750 parish and 18 superintendent archives.

Catholic Archives[edit | edit source]

  • Most of Thuringia is in the Diocese Erfurt.
  • The far west of Thuringia around the city of Geisa is in the Diocese of Fulda.
  • The east near Schleiz/Greiz, as well as Eisenberg, Gera, and Altenburg are in the Diocese Dresden-Meissen, Deanery of Gera.

Archive of the Episcopal Office Erfurt-Meiningen
Hermanusplatz 9
D-99084 Erfurt
Tel.: 0361-24595
FAX: 0361-29138

Libraries[edit | edit source]

University Library Erfurt
Nordhäuser Str. 63
99089 Erfurt

Tel .: 0361 737-5800 (Information)
Fax: 0361 737-5849