Kansas City Missouri 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.

Serving southern Jackson and Cass Counties, Missouri, eastern Johnson County, Kansas, and other areas along the State Line corridor south of midtown Kansas City.

Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  1. 13025 Wornall Rd
    Kansas City, MO 64145
  2. Directions:  From southern loop of I-435, take Wornall exit south to Blue Ridge Road.  Center is located inside the church building on the NE corner of Wornall and Blue Ridge Roads. Enter the Family History Center from the parking lot on the north side of the building.

Phone:  816-941-7389

Emergency Phone:  816-942-8117

Open Hours: Tuesday & Wednesday 6-9pm; Thursday 10am-1pm & 6-9pm; 2nd, 3rd & 4th Saturday of month 10am-2pm

Holiday Schedule: Closed the week of Thanksgiving, the last 2 weeks in December through New Year's Day, the week preceeding Easter, and the 4th of July.

Calendar and Events

Staff Training Meetings

Center Resources


Databases and Software

  • 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, such as Ancestry.com (world membership) and others. 

Hardware and Equipment

  • 6 Computers with internet access
  • Printers ($.10/copy for each page printed)
  • Microfilm and microfische readers and printer ($.25/copy for each printed page)
  • Suggest bringing a digital camera to photograph film images as an alterntive to printing.

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

By appointment for consultation on research in Germany, Italy and British Isles

Volunteer at the Center

If you have a research specialty and are available for occasional consults with family history center patrons, please volunteer by calling 816-942-8117.  Thank you.

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