Missoula Montana 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.

Missoula Montana Family History Center located in the mountain valley of Missoula, Montana in western Montana services all of Missoula County and shares this duty with the smaller FHC at Sealey Lake, Montana.

Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map:

Address: 3201 Bancroft St Missoula, Montana,59801

Hours: Tuesdays & Thursdays 10am to 4pm and 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Open Wednesdays by appointment 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm Call 406-549-7310


  • The Center is located on the South side of the building off of Bancroft.
  • Parking is just in front of the side entrance door. If the door is locked there is a door bell on the right side of the door to alert the Librarians of your presents.

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Phone: 406-543-6148 Call during Center Hours

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.

Hardware and Equipment

The Center has:

  • 5 computers
  • 4 printers
  • a copier
  • 3 film readers
  • 2 microfiche readers

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Resources in the Local Area

'We have approximately 800 films on permanent loan.  Come in and check them out.


Local Links

Missoula is the name of both the county and the city, which is also the county seat, Missoula. The city is also know as the "5 Valleys' as it has five entrances that help form the large valley.

Missoula County

FamilySearch Wiki for Missoula County, Montana also background on all Montana Counties at Montana County Creation Dates and Parent Counties

Missoula City

FamilySearch Wiki for Missoula, Missoula County, Montana


FamilySearch has materials about the local and state areas in its state page Montana

Volunteer at the Center

We are in need of volunteers to help staff the Center.  See our hours on this site and call us at 549-7310.  A little computer knowledge is helpful.  Training will be provided.