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Stadtarchiv Soest

The archives preserve the written cultural heritage in its area of responsibility. It safeguards legal and cultural assets of high value and serves the needs of society for historical information, transparency of administrative action and legal certainty. On these pages you will find further information and references to the archive.

Stadtarchiv Soest

Opening Times & Contact

Your Contact

Niederbergheimer Str. 24
59494 Soest

Phone number
+49 2921-103-1240
+49 2921-103-81241
Opening hours
Monday to Friday
8.00am - 12.00pm
2.00pm - 5.00pm
Openings by arrangement.

Postal address:
Stadtarchiv Soest
Postfach 12 02 24
59485 Soest
Our holdings

The holdings of the archive refer to diverse groups of documents that have been combined into a unit according to logically comprehensible aspects such as their origin, their context of origin and their factual content according to formal characteristics. These include, for example, the files of city and district administrations, but also collections of photographs and newspaper clippings. Almost all documents in an archive are assigned to collections that structure the archive. The holdings of the archive are available online in this portal and can be researched

Ansprechpartner/ innen

Head of Department and managing comitee of the Historical Association Soest (Geschichtsverein Soest):
Dr. Norbert Wex
Tel. 02921/103-1200

for questions regarding the library:
Carmen Broermann
Tel. 02921/103-1243

for questions regarding the archives:
Tobias Westhoff
Tel. 02921/103-1241
for booking regarding events of the Historical Association Soest (Geschichtsvereins Soest):
Petra Karst-Köster
Tel. 02921/103-1242

for questions regarding restaurations and the bindings of books:
Michael Lüchtefeld
Tel. 02921/103-1247
for questions regarding historical photographies and pictures:
Brigitte Baumann
Tel. 02921/103-1245

for general questions regarding Historical Association Soest (Geschichtsvereins Soest):
Jutta Kösterkamp
Tel. 02921/103-1246