The Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah, is expanding its hours. Beginning Monday, June 6, our library hours will be as follows: Monday, Friday, and Saturday 9:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.; and TuesdayThursday 9:00 a.m.8:00 p.m. Further information will be updated on the FamilySearch newsroom.

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Want to know more about your ancestors, such as where they came from and when they lived? Visit the Family History Library, where you can access millions of records, talk to experts, discover your history, and experience a feeling of belonging as you explore your family tree.

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Reservations are only needed for large groups or societies.

What's New?

35 North West Temple Street
Salt Lake City, Utah 84150
Current Hours:
Monday: 9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Tuesday–Thursday: 9:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
Friday–Saturday: 9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.

Help is available on Saturdays and holidays but staff will be limited.

Upcoming holidays
July 4: Closed for Independence Day
July 25: Pioneer day holiday, open 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
September 5: Labor Day, open 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Special Collections hours (located on the 2nd Floor): Monday–Friday 9:00–11:00 a.m. and 1:00–5:00 p.m. Closed Saturdays and holidays.

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