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Family History Library

35 N West Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84150-3400
+1 801-240-6996
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Great adventures finding my roots

If you have ever wanted to see where you came from and learn more about your roots, then you have... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Joshua P
via mobile
Free family tree library

The friendly Mormon staff helped me establish a new account and add family information in a few... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Naples, Florida
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The Family History Library has the largest collection of genealogical information in one place. The focus of the Family History Library is to help guests make personal family discoveries.
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
35 N West Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84150-3400
+1 801-240-6996
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you have ever wanted to see where you came from and learn more about your roots, then you have to give this place a visit! Whether you have 15 min or all day, there is something for everyone.

Thank Joshua P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The friendly Mormon staff helped me establish a new account and add family information in a few minutes. The service is free.

Thank Lawito
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The connection to ancestors is important to anybody once they think about it. This facility has a wonderful introductory first floor for the uninitiated that will get you thinking and wanting to know more. There are many missionaries to help you get going, answer questions...More

Thank divegirl2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Be sure to know your family search login and password. Also view the "Using the FamilySearch Catalog Effectively Webinar" if did not you can attend this on Monday at 10:00 am. Everyone is exceedingly helpful. Ready to give you tips and help you navigate their...More

1  Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very helpful helping get your family history started. Found information. Answered questions. Definitely go back again

Thank Sylvia M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Computers and people there to teach you how to find your past family, once you learn how you can use their programs from your own home. No cost and you learn so much.No time limits, but it is so fascinating you might be there a...More

Thank oaklahomatrip
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is definitely worth a visit if you have a couple hours to kill. It’s a fantastic genealogy library which is the largest in the world with millions of records of all religions and nationalities. The Mormons were keen on learning about their history...More

1  Thank VikkiBee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

visit and set up an account with familysearch.org free and the staff are very helpful with getting you started. Its really cool and you will discover many many things about your family / ancestors.

Thank 515cliffordr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to find out about your ancestors and your heritage. I found this experience to be quite intriguing.

Thank Kathy C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff are very friendly and helpful, and want to help you find anything related to your family. Their permanent collection includes - on display - original manuscripts from the early days of the LDS Church; I found these deeply inspiring. And their collection can...More

Thank Barry L
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Jennifer S
4 September 2016|
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Response from WallyBB34 | Reviewed this property |
Definitely Yes. My wife's family is from Trentino, Italy. We have found records for many branches of her family from Trentino and neighboring Austria dating back to the 16th Century. A few years ago, we took a friend... More
31 August 2016|
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8 September 2015|
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Response from LoriF362 | Reviewed this property |
I was at the Family Search Center which requires no reservation. I think there is a café at the front. Dress would be modest. I now realize the Family History Library is in a different building. The Family Search Center... More