Durango Colorado Family History Center

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FamilySearch This article describes the services and resources available at a Family History Center, a branch facility of the Family History Library.

Center Contacts and Hours[edit | edit source]

Location Map:


  • 2 Hilltop Cir Durango CO 81301 United States
  • off East 32nd Street and Holly
  • Language:English



  • CO_Durango@familyhistorymail.org

Open Hours:

  • 1st & 3rd Tuesdays:11:00am-2:00pm
  • Saturday: by appointment-
  • Evenings and weekends by appointment

Holiday Schedule:

January 1st: July 4th: Christmas:

Calendar and Events[edit | edit source]

Upcoming Events[edit | edit source]

Class Schedule[edit | edit source]

Staff Training Meetings[edit | edit source]

Center Resources[edit | edit source]

Collections[edit | edit source]

  • Books on most states and British Isles, Austrailia, Marriage and Cemetery records for La Plata County, Colorado
See lists by state at the Southwest Colorado Genealogy Society site here: http://www.swcogen.org/Durango-Family-History-Center.html

Databases and Software[edit | edit source]

  • Family History Center Portal This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.
  • Genealogy Bank

Hardware and Equipment[edit | edit source]

  • computers, printer, microfilm and fische readers plus file cabinets with some permanent microfilm.  Also books, research guides, maps

Center Services[edit | edit source]

Staff Research Specialties[edit | edit source]

Resources in the Local Area[edit | edit source]

Southwest Colorado Genealogy Society Animas Museum/La Plata County Genealogy Society

Links[edit | edit source]

  • FamilySearch Research Wiki: What It Can Do For You!: A comprehensive video presentation explaining the Wiki, navigating it, and some especially useful pages. Case studies demonstrate using the Wiki for genealogical research. Editing and adding articles to the Wiki are covered.

Volunteer at the Center[edit | edit source]