Foyle Northern Ireland Family History Centre

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

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Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  • Address: Racecourse Road, Londonderry, BT48 7RA, Northern Ireland
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Phone Chapel: +44 28 71-350179

Phone Mobile: +44 754 393-7488


Skype ID: derryfamilyhistorycentre

Open Hours: 

  •   Monday 10am to 3pm
  •   Thursday 7pm to 9pm
  •   Friday 10am to 3pm

Holiday Schedule:

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings

Center Resources


  • Family History Library Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
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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. (Note to FHC: Not all FHCs have access to this portal. If you do not, you will want to remove this entire bullet. If you do have access to it, just remove this text in italics.)

Hardware and Equipment

  • 3 Microfilm Readers
  • 4 Computers which have free accessto subscription based Internet web sites such as worldwide access to,, world vital records, British newspapers online which include 'The Newsletter' and old Belfast newspapers dating back to 1800.
  • Lasjet & Inkjet colour printers, copiers, scanners and fax machine.
  • Webcam to take and print or email pictures of microfilm records.

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Resources in the Local Area

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Volunteer at the Center

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