Apex North Carolina 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.

The Apex Family History Center, located behind the Raleigh North Carolina Temple, serves the towns of Cary, Apex, Holly Springs, Fuquay-Varina, Morrisville, and nearby surrounding areas.

Center Contacts and Hours[edit | edit source]

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Location Map:


  • 590 Bryan Dr Apex NC 27502 United States
  • The FHC is located in the rear of the Church building where there is plenty of parking.
  • Language: English / Spanish

Phone: (919) 303-2012

E-mail: NC_Apex@familyhistorymail.org

Open Hours (effective March 15, 2020):

  • Tuesday: Temporary Closed
  • Wednesday: Temporary Closed
  • Thursday: Temporary Closed
  • Friday: Temporary Closed
  • Saturday: Temporary Closed

To schedule an appointment for use of the Center, please contact your branch or ward family history consultant, or email the Center's Lead Consultant at: NC_Apex@familyhistorymail.org . You may also call: (919) 303-2012 to speak directly with staff during Center hours, or leave a voicemail message.

Holiday Schedule and Closings (please note our summer closure for July 2018):

  • Closed on days the Wake County Schools are closed due to severe weather conditions
  • Closed on all National Holidays
  • Closed from July 1, 2018 through July 16, 2018
  • Closed the week of Thanksgiving
  • Closed 2 weeks at Christmas (the week of Christmas and the following week)

Calendar and Events[edit | edit source]

Class Schedule[edit | edit source]

To arrange special training for a group or individual, call the Center during regular hours; after hours, leave a voicemail message, or email NC_Apex@familyhistorymail.org .

Center Resources[edit | edit source]

Collections[edit | edit source]

A variety of local genealogy books

Databases and Software[edit | edit source]

FHC 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.

Hardware and Equipment    [edit | edit source]

  • 8 patron computers
  • 3 microfilm readers
  • 1 microfilm copier (makes digital copies in addition to printouts)
  • 1 flatbed scanner
  • 1 photocopier with integrated scanner
  • 2 printers

Center Services[edit | edit source]

We offer one-on-one sessions on various topics.

Resources in the Local Area[edit | edit source]

Note: The Apex FHC is only about 10 miles from the North Carolina State Archives and the Olivia Raney Library in Raleigh. 

Volunteer at the Center[edit | edit source]

  • Need additional help on most shifts
  • Teach patron classes

Please contact NC_Apex@familyhistorymail.org if you are interested in volunteering or have questions.


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