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Found & confirmed 3rd and 4th generation relatives.

Went to the third floor to get started on research. Staff at Center were very pleasant and eager... read more

Reviewed July 7, 2019
No. Colorado

I had a one on one with a genealogist it was amazing and free, he showed me how to search my family... read more

Reviewed June 17, 2019
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All reviews family search family history genealogy research great resource the joseph smith memorial building first floor a lot of fun temple square ancestors resources volunteers information lds computers library roots beginners
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Reviewed July 7, 2019

Went to the third floor to get started on research. Staff at Center were very pleasant and eager to assist us.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 17, 2019

I had a one on one with a genealogist it was amazing and free, he showed me how to search my family tree

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank s00dler
Reviewed June 9, 2019

This is a great place to visit if you want to find your ancestors. Lots of willing volunteers are available to get you started. It is so much fun to know where you came from and who came before. There’s not a better place to...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 5, 2019

Wednesday was a good day: I drove into SLC and found the Temple Square and the Family History Center. I immediately felt welcome and comfortable. I met a woman named Elna, a lovely woman of about my age who is doing her missionary work at...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 3, 2019

They have very helpful staff and a wealth of information to help you find your ancestors. Really interesting place to learn about yourself.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Steven W
Reviewed February 20, 2019

Plan to come here and visit the computer stations to work with a missionary on your family tree. It is a lot of fun if you have any type of interest in your genealogy or just want to preserve what you know for your family....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed February 11, 2019

The FamilySearch Center is amazing! It is very high tech, but also high touch. The volunteers are very kind, helpful, patient, and knowledgeable.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 112sheilat
Reviewed January 6, 2019

This is where you can find out more about your roots than anywhere else in the world. Be sure to allow half a day or more.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 15, 2018

This library is huge, almost overwhelming. However the volunteers there are so helpful. This is the place to come for serious research.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 1, 2018

We came to the FamilySearch Center with considerable experience in both genealogical and academic library research. While some of the focus is geared to guests just starting family history exploration, the Center's collection is rich, with over 2 million microfiche items, online and print resources....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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February 20, 2017|
Response from Margaret A | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I did not need a reservation for meeting with a genealogy guide as there are many on staff and LOTS of computers. You might want to call to be sure if you have a specific date. I went 3 different times and had 3... More
August 12, 2016|
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Response from John6550 | Reviewed this property |
No, our experience of being introduced to the system was completely free. As I understand it the whole system is free access.
July 6, 2016|
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Response from Daneta B | Reviewed this property |
A Family Search Center is similar to those located in most LDS wards. There will be terminals and volunteers to help you work online. There is one Family History Library, located in Salt Lake City. Like any libraries... More