Fort Worth Texas 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.

This center is located in Southwest Fort Worth on Altamesa Boulevard between Hulen Street and Trail Lake Drive.

Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map:


  • 5001 Alta Mesa Fort Worth Texas 76133 United States
  • Enter on East side of LDS Church building / use stairs toward back corner of building.
  • Language:English


  • 1-817-292-8393



Open Hours:

  • Monday:9:00am-1:00pm
  • Tuesday:6:30pm-9:00pm
  • Wednesday:6:30pm-9:00pm
  • Thursday:9:00am-5:00pm
  • Friday:9:00am-1:00pm
  • Saturday:9:00am-1:00pm

Holiday Schedule:

Closed for several traditional holidays and some adjacent days: (Private appointments may be available during Christmas holidays please call(1-817-320-3073): One Saturday early in April and October for General Conference (call for dates): During severe weather we will be closed please call before coming:

Center Resources


  • FamilySearch Catalog
  • More than 3600 films are on extended loan plus many microfiche.  See lists in book at FHC.
  • 20 Volumes of Passenger and Immigration Lists Index (edited by Filby and Meyer)
  • Numerous reference books and other materials

Databases and Software

  • FHC Portal This center has access to the Family History Center Portal, which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.
  • Access to several personal Family History software applications, including Ancestral Quest, Legacy, and Roots Magic, which synchronize with FamilySearch Family Tree.

Hardware and Equipment

  • Six Internet-connected computers available for patron use
  • Five microfilm readers and two microfiche readers.
  •  One film/fiche scanner and one flatbed scanner, with access to printer and flash-drive output.