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Family History Library

35 N West Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84150-9005
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Largest collection of genealogical information in the world.
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  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
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35 N West Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84150-9005
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Reviewed yesterday

Our guide told us to stop by here if we were interested in family history. The staff are exceptionally helpful and happy to search and print off documents for your family. We were there an hour and came out with 4 generations of my dad's...More

Thank mollyham4
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stopped in as my wife had a story about her great grandfather, whose emigrated to the US from Europe in 1903. In the span of 3 hours, three different staff members were able to help us navigate their family history system and showed us...More

Thank Kjwachtel
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a real treat! It was pretty warm so we decided to go upstairs and look into our past! With great help from one of many great people, we spent hours delving into our ancestors! It was so neat!

Thank LD G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have used Familysearch.org on line, and microfilms through the Family History Centers for MANY years, but this was like visiting Ground Zero to see where all the records are kept. The staff was excellent, friendly, helpful, regardless of religious affiliation. One of my Bucket List...More

1  Thank NotABuckeye
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have any interest in genealogy, the Family History Library includes one of the world's large online genealogical database. Not only is it free to use - regardless of any religious affiliate -- but wonderful docents are more than happy to help. I learned...More

Thank Dave_in_Reno
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is a great place to learn about THE CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST OF LATTER DAY SAINTS ( THE MORMONS ). It will give you a great feel for what the pioneers went through and experienced from the hardships they endured to the good...More

Thank Randy T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If interested in your family genealogy this is the greatest resource available, and it's all free. It is owned and operated by the LDS Church but you do not need to be a member of their faith. The entire building is devoted to ancestry with...More

Thank JohnGwen
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is THE central place in the United States to start your genealogical research. Once you find the beginnings of your family tree, you will discover other record-sources to continue your search!

Thank Mizwidget
Reviewed 1 week ago

First let me say this is a very nice high tech exhibit, and really nice that it's open to the public for free. They provide you with an iPad when you come in which can be attached to different learning stations- pre-loaded with your personal...More

Thank 817stephanie
Reviewed 1 week ago

Anyone who wishes to learn more about their ancestors should stop in here. They have helpful members of the LDS church on duty whenever the center is open. The reason has to do with one of the beliefs of their religion, but you won't feel...More

Thank Gary G
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Jennifer S
4 September 2016|
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Response from Tina W | Reviewed this property |
Yes! They have an international database that the public are free to access.
31 August 2016|
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Response from Brian A | Reviewed this property |
eight zero one two four zero six nine nine six is their main phone number
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

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