Within an overarching project aimed at preserving and providing access to the Archivio Apostolico Vaticano’s rich documentary heritage to the greatest number of researchers, many initiatives have been launched in collaboration with bodies, cultural institutions, companies and foundations interested in working together on relevant projects involving inventorisation of archives, source editions, and digital acquisition of precious collections of documents.

For further information please contact:

Segreteria della Prefettura
Archivio Apostolico Vaticano
Cortile del Belvedere
00120 Città del Vaticano
tel. 0669885175 – fax 0669885574


Archivio Boncompagni-Ludovisi > read more
Ufficio Informazioni Vaticano (Prigionieri di Guerra, 1939-1947) > read more
Archivio della Nunziatura Apostolica in Torino > read more
Archivio Della Valle-Del Bufalo > read more
Fondo Culto > read more
Commissione Centrale per l’Arte Sacra in Italia > read more
Carte Kanzler-Vannutelli > read more
Association of the American Catholic Entrepreneurs «Legatus» > read more
Congregation of the Council, Positiones > read more

Source Editions

Exemplaria Praetiosa > read more
Scientific edition of Nuncio Cesare Orsenigo’s reports from Germany (1930-1939) > read more
Census and editions of 13th and 14th century documents related to Italy stored in the Castel Sant’Angelo Archives. > read more  
Online critical edition of Nuncio Eugenio Pacelli’s reports from Germany (1917-1929) > read more


Freunde des Vatikanischen Geheimarchivs e V. >consulta