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FamilySearch This article describes the services and resources available at a Family History Center, a branch facility of the Family History Library.


The FamilySearch Center is an all new facility located at 1203 S Cole Rd.  

   The Boise FAMILYSEARCH Center serves the seven Stakes in the Boise area.


Center Contacts and Hours


  • 1211 South Cole Rd, Boise, ID
  • Located at the West end of Boise Temple parking lot
  • Language:English

Phone: 208-338-3811

  • 1-208-338-3811



Open Hours:

  • Monday: 10:00am-2:00pm
  • Tuesday: 9:00am-9:00pm
  • Wednesday: 9:00am-9:00pm (reserved 7-9 for youth groups)
  • Thursday: 9:00am-9:00pm
  •  Friday:10:00am-2:00pm
  • Saturday: By appointment
  • Sunday: Closed

Holiday Schedule: Closed week of November 22 thru 28

Closed the last two weeks in December (December 21st through January 3rd)

Calendar and Events

The Boise FamilySearch Center will be focusing on the "MyFamily" booklet, particularly Grandma's Story, in November.  We have scheduled each of the 7 stakes supporting the Center a day to come and work on this and learn how to put the information online.  All members of the Stake are invited to come from 9 to 5.  The following is the schedule for these open houses:

  • Tuesday, November 3rd - Boise North Stake
  • Wednesday, November 4th - Boise Stake
  • Thursday, November 5th - Boise South Stake
  • Tuesday, November 17th - Boise West Stake
  • Wednesday, November 18th - Boise Central Stake
  • Thursday, November 19th - Boise East Stake

Class Schedule

Center Resources


  • FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the film available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
  • Idaho Collection - over 20 books and directories.
  • England Collection - over 40 books including many parish registers.
  • Map Collection - both current and historical

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

  • Computers, printers, copiers, microfilm and readers are all available. A microfilm printer saves digital copies to external storage devices. Printer that scans directly to Family Search.

Center Services

Resources in the Local Area


Volunteer at the Center

Contact the Center for information.


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