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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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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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35 N West Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84150-3400
+1 801-240-6996
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Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Had a hard time navigating the streets to find a parking spot. Ended up in the underground parking at the Conference Center. Cost $10.00 for all day. That was ok cause I was tired of looking for a parking spot. Once inside the Family History...More

Thank AdventuresWithLiz
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

This was my first time visiting the research library. I was met at the door and directed to the second floor. There I was greeted again and offered assistance. A very nice man spent approximately two hours helping me through some basics. Now I know...More

Thank Jwhbixby
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

We went to this center because of the Trip Advisor ratings and reviews. This was great. The people were so nice and helpful. It is everything you think it is and more. Bring whatever family history info you have, with you

Thank JB5445
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped by here for the second time in my life tonight. Very helpful greeters at the door will get you to the right floor for the research you are interested in. I must say that since I was here last in 2001, the LDS has...More

1  Thank V_B_Z
Reviewed 28 September 2016

As someone who focuses on Azorean family history, it's difficult to find resources. This place had it all and more. I love this center!

Thank Kate S
Reviewed 28 September 2016

The staff was very helpful and it was comfortable. Tips were given about continuing the search at home.

Thank Joyce H
Reviewed 27 September 2016

The resources, both technical and human, were amazing. We met volunteers that were knowledgeable and gracious and helped us find lots of information on our family history. The resource is free, the people kind and considerate.

Thank Bookworms2010
Reviewed 26 September 2016

It is my husband who loves to go to the Family History Library and do the genealogy for his side of the family!! I enjoy it too, but haven't been caught up in it as much as he has. He always comments on how friendly...More

Thank UtahDawnie
Reviewed 25 September 2016

There are always volunteers on hand to help you find your ancestors and to learn the procedures how to start and maintain your family lines. This place is good for the beginner as well as the seasoned researcher. I was disappointed that they couldn't help...More

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 25 September 2016

the help provided at the facility went above and beyond to help my wife and I research family history. Because of their persistence we found out that my wife's grandmother was a twin.

Thank Richard1a
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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
30 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