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Family History Library

35 N West Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84150-9005
+1 801-240-2331
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Largest collection of genealogical information in the world.
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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35 N West Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84150-9005
+1 801-240-2331
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I do amateur genealogy, so wanted to check it out. It was an interesting cultural experience and they had rather... intense ,,,customer service. I could LITERALLY trace one branch of my tree to Adam and Eve which is either ridiculous or amazing, or both. Seriously...More

Thank ChiMagMile
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a 'must visit' when in SLC. The staff is more than helpful and are eager to assist you in researching your family tree. Plus, it's FREE! Do not miss taking advantage of this library.

Thank 859leet
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

When our trolley guide took us by this place, he warned us that you think you'll spend an hour and suddenly half the day is gone! The Mormons allow anyone to visit, and you can set up a free account to start researching and building...More

Thank Deb B
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wealth of courteous and willing genealogy assistance. It is hard to believe that "The MORMAN CHURCH" has made this one of their missions - and - done it so wonderfully ! ! !

Thank Charlie F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to get started in finding your family history. Plenty of people to help you begin your search and assist you if you get stuck. Once you get going, time seriously flies.

Thank Hannahbears_mom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For Genealogists and family historians it's the center of the universe. They don't have it all but almost. I prefer the old design but I'm ok with the new one. Never been pushed to join the Church. I go there every year for last 30...More

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I specifically stopped in Salt Lake City to go to the Family History Library while I was on a road trip through the west. I love researching my family, but had hit a dead end when it came to finding information about family members who...More

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoyed my time at the Family History Library. It was great to learn more about my ancestors.

Thank JoshEats
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my second visit and it has stayed the same. There are so many people available ready and willing to assist you with any questions or issues. If you are not LDS it can be a bit intimidating at the front door where you...More

1  Thank Weism
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you have interest in family history, this may be the best source for resources and free help you could find. Pleasant people to help and lots of genealogy and personal history resources

Thank 912nlees
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Jennifer S
5 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