Experience the Family History Library
Experience the Family History Library



In Salt Lake, begin a journey to discover who you are. All of us have a story, and our stories stretch back for generations. Does your family history have witchcraft, kings, horse thieves, honorable men, or a combination of them all? You won't have to travel all over the world to trace your roots, you can start your journey of discovery in Salt Lake: the Genealogy Capitol of the World.  

The Family History Library is a family-friendly place to discover things about you, your family, and your ancestors! Bring the kids, the grandkids, the whole crew, for fun, engaging, interactive family history experiences.

Take a look at some of the incredible experiences you can have while you're here: 

My Time Machine

My Time Machine

See a timeline for you and your ancestors and what their living space would have looked like

Picture My Heritage

Picture My Heritage

See your face in clothing worn by an ancestor

Find out more about the Family History Library


Mon: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Tues-Fri: 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Sat: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sun: Closed

Need a little help getting started? Check out the other Genealogy Providers Salt Lake


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