Directions & Hours

The Orange County Clerk-Recorder Department will close all of its office locations to the public, effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020, as a precautionary measure to help slow the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

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Orange County Archives
Old Orange County Courthouse - Room 108
211 W. Santa Ana Blvd. (corner of Broadway and Civic Center Drive)
Santa Ana, CA 92701
(714) 834-2536

Open Monday - Friday 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM


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Directions

From South Orange County: Take the I-5 north and exit at 17th Street in Santa Ana. Make a left at the signal and go to Broadway where you will turn left again. Proceed on Broadway to Civic Center Drive where you will make another left turn. The first driveway on the right is the Old County Courthouse parking lot.

From North Orange County, Pomona, Yorba Linda, Brea, and Fullerton areas: Take the I-5 south and exit at Broadway in Santa Ana. Proceed south on Broadway for approximately 2 miles to Civic Center Drive and turn left. The first driveway on the right is the Old County Courthouse parking lot.

From Costa Mesa and Newport Beach areas: Take the 55 north to the I-5 north and exit at 17th Street in Santa Ana. Make a left at the signal and go to Broadway where you will turn left again. Proceed on Broadway to Civic Center Drive where you will make another left turn. The first driveway on the right is the Old County Courthouse parking lot.

Parking

Limited metered parking is available behind the Old Courthouse and along Sycamore St. at 25 cents for each 15 minutes. All-day parking lots are located just north of Civic Center Dr. on Broadway. Free handicapped parking is available in the lot behind the Old Courthouse.