An archival institution is one of the institutions that functions as an organization that does not have a priceless archive rescue organization. Like other organizations, archival institutions also experience risks that will affect their operational processes or important records they manage. The purpose of risk management is to minimize the failure received by the institution due to existing risks. This study is to understand how the conditions of risk management in archival institutions, the risks they face and the impacts that occur. This study also aims to map risks in archival institutions ranging from mild to severe impacts, so that archival institutions can reduce the impact of risks if such risks occur. This research method uses a qualitative approach in archival institutions in Indonesia, namely provincial archival institutions and tertiary institution archives. The results of this study indicate that the risk management in archival institutions does not exist in writing but has been carried out with reference to existing regulations.