Billy Graham Center

Hours Open, Days Closed

Monday through Friday: 9:30am-5pm
Saturday: 10am-2pm
The Archives is usually closed on days which are holidays for Wheaton College. The Archives is also always closed on Sundays. The list below will be updated continually to reflect revised scheduling, so please check it to be sure that we will be open during your intended visit. However, we ask that you also schedule your visit with the Archives and request materials beforehand so we can be ready for your arrival and in case of any last-minutes changes. The Archives will be closed for the following days in 2017:
  • November 23-25, 2017—Thanksgiving break
  • December 22, 2017-January 1, 2018—Christmas and New Year's break
  • January 15, 2018—Martin Luther King Day
  • March 30-31, 2018—Easter break
  • May 26-28, 2018—Memorial Day
  • July 4, 2017—Independence Day
  • September 1-3, 2018—Labor Day
  • November 22-24—Thanksgiving break
  • December 24, 2018-January 1, 2019Christmas break

Anyone wishing to use materials on a Saturday should contact the BGC Archives staff by the morning of the Friday before the visit with a list of the materials they would like to see. If not, the materials will not be available to them in the Reading Room on Saturday.


The Manuscripts Reading Room (BGC 307) is located on the 3rd floor of the BGC building on the campus of Wheaton College in Wheaton, Illinois. The BGC Archives shares the Reading Room with the Wheaton College Archives and Special Collections. Press here for maps of campus.


Wheaton College Archives & Special Collections Hours:

The Archives & Special Collections includes the Evangelism and Missions Collection that formerly comprised the Billy Graham Center Library. Check here for the hours of the Archives and Special Collections: Buswell Library hours page .

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Last Revised: 12/11/17
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