Richmond Virginia Family History Center
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- 1 Center Contacts and Hours
- 2 Calendar and Events
- 3 Center Resources
- 4 Center Services
- 5 Resources in the Local Area
- 6 Links
- 7 Volunteer at the Center
Center Contacts and Hours
Location & Map:
- 5600 Monument Ave, Henrico, Virginia
- Located in rear of building near the parking lot. Ring bell if locked.
- Location on Map
Phone: 804 288-8134
- Tuesday 9:30am - 2pm
- Wednesday 7pm - 9pm
- Thursday 9:30am - 2pm 7pm - 9pm
- Saturday 9:30am - 2pm
Calendar and Events
Staff Training Meetings
- FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
- Many volumes on Virginia counties and numerous other books by state and country, immigration, military, surname histories, maps and dictionaries. Microfilm/fiche collection includes VA birth, death, marriage, census, plus miscellaneous records by county; other films/fiche for various states and countries.
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
- 8 computers, printer/copier, reader-printer, image digitizer/scanner, 12 film and fiche readers.
Staff Research Specialties
Resources in the Local Area
Virginia State Archives, Virginia Historical Society, GRIVA
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Volunteer at the Center
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