Western Reserve Historical Society

From FamilySearch Wiki
Revision as of 11:49, 31 October 2012 by TaylorMA (talk | contribs) (edit home; delete cat.)

Jump to: navigation, search

Western Reserve Historical Society
Insert building images here.jpg

Contact Information



The History Center
10825 East Boulevard
Cleveland, Ohio 44106

Telephone:[3] Library Research Services: 216-721-5722 x1509

Hours and holidays:[4]

History Center in University Circle
Tuesday-Saturday: 10:00a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Research Center
Sunday - Wednesday: Closed
Thursday - Saturday: Open 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Closed: Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year's Day.

Directions, maps, and public transportation:

  • Directions
  • Parking: The fee to park in the museum lot is $5. Special rates apply for special events. A parking space lease option for regular parking use is available.
  • Map

Internet sites and databases:

Collection Description

A part of the Western Reserve Historical Society, housed within the History Center in University Circle, the WRHS Research Center is an amazing resource for the academic and for the family history researcher. Collections spanning national and local history and genealogy are available Thursday - Saturday in person or online.


There are admission fees. One admission gives access to everything on the complex.


Alternate Repositories

{ List (link to a Wiki article for) at least one or more other repositories that collect overlapping records, or similar family history material including central repositories, affiliated or branch repositories, higher level jurisdiction repositories, parent or daughter jurisdiction repositories. Also list neighboring repositories with similar records. Please briefly explain how each substitute repository is related.}

If you cannot visit or find a source at the Western Reserve Historical Society, a similar source may be available at one of the following.

Overlapping Collections

  • Alternate Repository {create link for each, and give line or two describing collection}

Similar Collections

Neighboring Collections


  1. 1.0 1.1 The History Center at Western Reserve Historical Society] (accessed 15 October 2012)
  2. Research Services E-mail at Western Reserve Historical Society] (accessed 15 October 2012)
  3. The Research Center at Western Reserve Historical Society] (accessed 15 October 2012)
  4. Hours at Western Reserve Historical Society] (accessed 15 October 2012)