Please note: due to staffing shortages, the History Library shall reopen in Spring 2018.
The Fray Angélico Chávez History Library is the institutional successor of New Mexico's oldest library (1851) and is part of the Palace of the Governors. A non-circulating, closed stack research facility, it preserves historical materials in many formats documenting the history of the state, the Southwest, and meso-America from pre-European contact to the present.
Address: 120 Washington Avenue
Santa Fe, NM 87501
Hours: By appointment only. Closed major holidays.