Southern Moravia - Brno

Jihomoravsky Kraj (South Moravian Region)

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Under the function ‘Vyhledavani’ you will need to select ‘MZA Brno’ to access those digital records that have been uploaded from the Brno archive.

In Person Searching:
Any person interested in inspecting archival documents is required to prove his/her identity by showing an identity card or other document of similar validity (e.g. passport); to register each visit in the visitors’ book, and at the beginning of research fill out a research form (badatelsky list). The research form is to be recompleted whenever the subject of inspection or the subject of research are changed, and at the beginning of every calendar year.

Moravian Provincial Archive

Moravsky zemsky archiv v Brne
Address: Zerotinovo namesti 3/5 (mail post. prihr. 1) 662 02 Brno
Hours: Mon – Fri 9:00-18:00 (excluding 1st Monday of each Month)

Branch Office in Kromeriz
Address: Zamek 767 01 Kromeriz
Hours: Tues – Thur 8:00-12:15

Branch Office in Kunstat
Address: Zamek 679 72 Kunstat

State District Archives (Statni okresni archivy)
Statni okresni archiv Blansko
Address: Seifertova 7 678 01 Blansko (posta prih. 72)
Hours: Mon – Wed 7:00-15:00

Branch in Boskovice
Address: pod Klasterem 6 680 01 Boskovice
Hours: Wed 7:00-16:00

Archiv mesta Brna (Archive of City of Brno)
Address: Dominikanske namesti 1 601 67 Brno
Hours: Mon, Tues, Thur 8:00-16:00 Wed, Fri 8:00-15:00

Statni okresni archiv Brno – Venkov housed at Rajhrad
Address: Klaster (Monastery) 664 61 Rajhrad
Hours: Wed 7:00-16:00

Statni okresni archiv Breclav se sidlem v Mikulove
Address: Namesti 7 692 24 Mikulov
Hours: Tues, Wed 8:00-15:00

Statni okresni archiv Zlin se sidlem v Klecuvce
Address: zamek Klecuvka 763 11 Zlin 11
Hours: Mon, Wed 7:00-16:00

Statni okresni archiv Hodonin
Address: Koupelni ulice 10 695 01 Hodonin
Hours: Mon 7:00-15:00 Wed 8:00-17:00

Statni okresni archiv Jihlava
Address: Hluboka ulice 1 586 01 Jihlava
Hours: Mon, Wed 8:00-17:00 Tues, Fri 8:00-13:00

Statni okresni archiv Kromeriz se sidlem v Holesove
Address: nam. dr. Edvarda Benese 24 769 01 Holesov
Hours: Mon, Wed 8:00-18:00

Statni okresni archiv Prostejov
Address: Pernstynske namesti 8 (mail, post. prihr 35) 796 40 Prostejov
Hours: Mon, Fri 9:00-16:00 Wed 9:00-18:00

Statni okresni archiv Trebic
Address: Zamek 1 674 01 Trebic
Hours: Mon, Tues, Thur, Fri 8:00-15:00 Wed 8:00-17:00

Statni okresni archiv Uherske Hradiste
Address: Frantiskanska 124 696 66 Uherske Hradiste
Hours: Mon, Tues, Thur, Fri 7:30-16:00 Wed 7:30-18:00
Director: PhDr. Jiri Coupek

Statni okresni archiv Vyskov se sidlem ve Slavkove u Brna
Address: Stare Zamek 684 01 Slavkov u Brna
Hours: Mon, Wed 8:00-15:00

Statni okresni archiv Znojmo
Address: Divisovo namesti 5 669 02 Znojmo 2
Hours: Mon – Fri 8:00-16:00

Statni okresni archiv Zdar nad Sazavou
Address: Zamek 591 01 Zdar nad Sazavou 1
Hours: Mon 8:00-15:30 Wed 8:00-17:30

Common Holdings of Archives

Regional Archive Matriky – Church records of birth, marriage, death up to 1900 Tax Records Deeds, charters, nobility records
The Moravian Provincial Archive in Brno holds the Cadastral maps (maps showing land ownership) for all towns in Moravia which were drawn from the 1830’s to 1840’s.

District Archive Passport records, applications for emigration certain Land Records Marriage contracts with register of bride’s dowry School records Town records, including town chronicle (history of events from the town).