Tacoma Family History Center

at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints

The Tacoma Family History Center

https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Tacoma_Washington_Family_History_Center

Tacoma Family History Center

We Are Open!

Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 10am - Noon, 6pm - 8pm

Saturdays 10am - 1pm Walk In Service

No Appointment Needed!

The Portal is fully operational. Come and enjoy! Check in with the Tacoma Family History Center or visit our Facebook page for current information.

We are able to assist you in your Family History Search, Organization and can teach you to use Family Search and other software when available.

Meanwhile, we can show you the Tacoma-Pierce County Records Reconstitution Project and help you get started helping to make Pierce County Family History Records more available for all heritages. Something you can do in the Center, at home, on computers and tablets or on your phone.

FACILITIES:

  • 11 large touch-screen computers which patrons can use to access Family Search, online databases, and the FHC Portal

  • Conference room--table with big screen for group instruction

  • Quiet place to do research

  • Helpful, skilled staff to help patrons

CONTACT:

  • Language: English

  • Phone: 253-564-1103

  • E-mail: WA_Tacoma@familyhistorymail.org

  • Co-Directors: Mary and Gaaren Anderson

  • Asst Director: Jim Brown


DATABASES AND SOFTWARE

Family History Center Portal: This Center has access to the FHC Portal page which gives free access in the Center to premium Family History software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions. We have 11 computers which access the portal (premium sites). We also have a room with additional counter space for laptop use with charging plugs and access to the Internet.

Getting Here

From SR-16 East

Take exit 3 (S. Pearl St.)

Turn Right into the parking lot


From SR-16 West

Take exit 2B (N. Orchard St.) towards S. 19th St. West

Turn Left onto S. Orchard St.

Turn Left onto S. 12th St.

Turn Right into the parking lot