The Family History Library is open and we hope you will visit us!  We are excited to provide an opportunity for you to discover and connect to your family. Pursuant to Salt Lake County Health Policy, masks are required for all staff and guests (ages 2 and up), regardless of vaccination status. Our hours are from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday. No reservations needed unless group is over 20 or a room is required. We will expand as conditions change. Further opening information will be updated here and at FamilySearch newsroom.
Family History Library Discovery Center
The Discovery Center
A family-friendly area that helps guests of all ages discover more about themselves and their heritage in an interactive way!
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All About Me
Learn about you, the meaning of your name, and what took place the year you were born.
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Where I Come From
See where you and your ancestors come from in an interactive way
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My Famous Relatives
Find out what famous individuals are in your family tree.
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My Time Machine
See a timeline of your ancestors and what took place during their lifespan.
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Picture My Heritage
See your face in clothing worn by an ancestor from all over the world.
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Record My Story
Answer questions about you and your life and record them.
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Record Our Story
Record information about your family or an ancestor.
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Picture Our Heritage
Create memories with family photos using various backgrounds.
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Discovery Center Tour
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Discovery Center Introduction 1

6 recording studios

42 computers

44 large touch screens

100+ custom iPads

Children's play area

Computer lab

Open to anyone, including groups of families or friends!

For groups of more than 20 please register in advance by calling 1-801-240-6996 or clicking the button below.