National Archives at Kansas City, Missouri
Serves Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska.
The National Archives at Kansas City implements entrance screening. Visitors will be greeted upon entry by security personnel who will conduct a thorough but speedy hand-check of all bags, briefcases, purses, and containers. All visitors are required to walk through a metal detector. Those who are unable to go through the metal detector will be hand-screened with an electronic wand by security personnel.
The facility is at 400 West Pershing Road, Kansas City, MO 64108.
See directions from: I-35 N, I-70 W, I-670, I-35 S, 71 Hwy S, and 71 Hwy N.
Visitors to the National Archives should park in front of the building, parking is free. Additional parking is available in the Union Station parking garage just east of the Archives, parking is free for 30 minutes. After 30 minutes a fee of $2 per hour is implemented.
Research Rooms: 8:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Exhibits: 8:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Closed to the public on Sundays, Mondays, and Federal holidays.
The Lee's Summit facility serves as a Records Center; it stores and services records from Federal agencies in New Jersey, New York, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands as well as from most Department of Veterans Affairs offices nationwide.
The facility also stores and services active OPFs from the IRS. Records are available for agency retrieval as needed. Our Records Management staff is available to provide assistance to Federal Government agencies.
The Lenexa facility serves as a Records Center; it stores and services records from Federal agencies in Iowa, Kansas, Missouri and Nebraska. Federal agencies include Department of Veterans Affairs and the Internal Revenue Service. Records are available for agency retrieval as needed.