Fresno California West Family History Center

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The Fresno CA West Family History Center is one of four family history centers in the Fresno area, which are all in the Fresno Temple District.  The Family History Center is in the Stake Center right next to the temple.

Center Contacts and Hours

Location and Map:


  • 3375 W. Sierra Fresno, CA 93711 United States
  • Located at the corner of Sierra and Valentine, next to the Fresno Temple.
  • The entrance to the Family History Center is on the west side of the building toward the rear, with a sign marked "Family History Center".
  • Please ring the bell for admittance.
  • Language:English


  • 1-559-431-4759


Open Hours:

Hours of operation may vary, please call in advance. Thank you.

  • Sunday by appointment
  • Tuesday: 10:30am-1:00pm and 6:30pm-9:00pm
  • Wednesday: 10:30am-1:00pm and 6:30pm-9:00pm
  • Thursday: 10:30am-1:00pm and 6:30-9:00pm
  • Saturday by appointment

Holiday Schedule: Closed the weeks of Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's.

Also, closed for major Holidays.

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events: Quad Stake Discovery Day on February 24, 2018, 9:30-2:00 pm. at the Fresno East Stake Center. 1880 Gettysburg, Fresno, 93611. The whole family is invited.

Staff Training Meetings

Held once a month, usually on the 3rd Sunday starting in Jan. 2018 @ 5:30 pm in the FHC..

Open to all.

Center Resources


German Church Registers Index in 30 volumes.  List additional collections you have such as the types of books and microfilm you have on indefinite loan; though you will not want to list every single item you have. Just give visitors to this page a general idea of your resources.

Databases and Software

  • FHC Portal
  • Computers, printers, microfilm readers and printers, microfiche readers, slide scanner, photo scanner.

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties


Resources in the Local Area

Fresno County Genealogical Society

FCGS meets on the 2nd Tuesday of the month in Feb-July, Sept and Nov. at 6:30 p.m. in the Woodward Park Library located at 944 E. Perrin (at Champlain).

P.O. Box 1429
Fresno, CA 93716

San Joaquin Valley Heritage & Genealogy Center

Run by the FCGS on the second floor of the Fresno County Central Library.

2420 Mariposa Street
Fresno, CA 93721

American Historical Society of Germans from Russia

3233 N. West Avenue
Fresno, CA 93705

Other Family History Centers in the Fresno area:

Click here to locate the Family History Center nearest to you.


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