Reading Room

The Williamson County Archives Reading Room is open to the public and serves Archives patrons conducting historical, professional,  or genealogical research. The official records of Williamson County, TN Government form the core of the Archives collection. These records date from 1800 to the present, and include: loose documents, bound books, digital files, and microfilm. The Reading Room also offers a variety of local and state historical resources such as maps, reference books, photographs, obituaries, and subject files.

Plan Your Visit

Here are a few tips to get the most out of your visit to the Archives Reading Room.

  • Check out our Online Index to perform a preliminary search for records related to your research topic.
  • Call the Reading Room reference desk ahead of your visit at 615-790-5462 to ask questions about specific records.
  • Visit the Archives' Facebook page to learn about special events or holiday hours.
  • View the Research Guides tab to explore manuscript collection finding aids, and for research tips and tricks.
Williamson County Archives Reading Room Photo