Poulsbo Washington 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 Poulsbo Washington Family History Center serves the North Kitsap County area. We are comprised of a friendly and knowledgeable volunteer staff. We are dedicated to furthering the genealogical and family history work in our area through support and education.

Center Contacts and Hours[edit | edit source]

Location Map:


  • 2138 NE Mesford Road, Poulsbo WA 98370 United States
  • The building is located behind North Kitsap High School.
  • The entrance to the FHC is in the back of the building.
  • Language:English


  • 1-206-778-1462


Open Hours:

  • 2021 UPDATE: Currently open by appointment. CALL OR TEXT to schedule a time for Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday.

2021 Holiday Schedule: We will be closed on nationally recognized holidays, if they fall on a day we are usually open.

We will also be closed the week of Independence Day in July; November 24-29; December 23, 2020-January 3, 2022.

In cases of inclement weather, please call the family history center to see if consultants made it in. If the schools are closed due to weather conditions, we will be closed.

In the event of an unforeseen closure, an informational email will be sent. If you would like to be on the mailing list for those notices, please send your information to wa_poulsbo@familyhistorymail.org.

Center Resources[edit | edit source]

Collections[edit | edit source]

  • FamilySearch Catalog: The ordering of microfilm is no longer available. However, you can check the FamilySearch catalog to see if a film is available at this Family History Center.

Databases and Software[edit | edit source]

Hardware, Equipment Resources[edit | edit source]

  • Three computers with internet connections
  • One microfilm reader
  • One microfiche reader
  • One multi-function printer/scanner
  • One wide-format printer
  • Over 1,100 extended-loan films
  • Books & forms

Center Services[edit | edit source]

Staff Research Specialties[edit | edit source]

Resources in the Local Area[edit | edit source]

Links[edit | edit source]

Washington State wiki page

Volunteer at the Center[edit | edit source]

We are always welcoming willing volunteers to help serve our patrons. If you would like to join us, please contact us at wa_poulsbo@familyhistorymail.org