Looking for all Artefacts locations in The Last of Us 1? As part of our The Last of Us 1 guide, we're listing all collectibles, including Artefacts. Artefacts take many different forms in The Last of Us 1, but are usually letters or documents with important information on them.

The Last of Us 1: All Artefacts Locations

Artefacts are denoted in game as flashing objects which can be picked up. As you get closer to them, they'll be illustrated by a document icon. You can pick Artefacts up with the triangle button. If you open your backpack with the touchpad, you can examine any Artefacts you've collected thus far. Our The Last of Us 1 guide includes all Artefacts locations. You can click on any Artefact for a more detailed description of where to find it. There are 97 Artefacts in total to find across The Last of Us and The Last of Us: Left Behind, and collecting them all will unlock the Chronicles Trophy.

Quarantine Zone

Beyond the Wall

The Slums

The Outskirts




The Capitol Building

Bill's Town

The Woods



High School Escape


Alone and Forsaken

Hotel Lobby

Financial District

Escape the City

The Suburbs



Tommy's Dam

Hydroelectric Dam

The University

Go Big Horns

Science Building

Lakeside Resort

The Hunt

Cabin Resort

Bus Depot

Highway Exit

The Firefly Lab

The Hospital

Left Behind

Back in a Flash


So Close

Fun and Games

The Enemy of My Enemy

* Artefacts denoted with an asterisk may not contribute to overall progression or any related Trophies

Did you find all Artefacts locations in The Last of Us 1? For more collectibles in The Last of Us 1, refer to our guides for all Firefly Pendants locations, all Comics locations, all Training Manuals locations, all Workbenches locations, all Workbench Tools locations, all Shiv Doors locations, all Safe Code combinations, all Optional Conversations locations, and all Ellie's Jokes locations.

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