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The Fresno CA West Family History Center is one of four family history centers in the Fresno area, which are all in the Fresno Temple District.  The Family History Center is in the Stake Center right next to the temple.


Center Contacts and Hours

Location and Map:


  • 3375 W. Sierra Fresno, CA 93711 United States
  • Located at the corner of Sierra and Valentine, next to the Fresno Temple.
  • The entrance to the Family History Center is on the west side of the building toward the rear, with a sign marked "Family History Center".
  • Please ring the bell for admittance.
  • Language:English


  • 1-559-431-4759


Open Hours:

Hours of operation may vary, please call in advance. Thank you.

  • Sunday by appointment
  • Tuesday:9:00am-1:00pm and 6:30pm-9:00pm
  • Wednesday:9:00am-1:00pm and 6:30pm-9:00pm
  • Thursday:9:00am-1:00pm and 6:30-9:00pm
  • Saturday:9:00am-1:00pm

Holiday Schedule:

Closed for most Holidays

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events: 

Class Schedule 

A Roots Magic class is taught by Robert Givens each month on a Saturday from 10am to noon:

  • September 19th
  • October 10th
  • November 14th
  • December—No meeting

Staff Training Meetings

Held once a month, unless otherwise specified

Center Resources


  • FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
  • German Church Registers Index in 30 volumes.  List additional collections you have such as the types of books and microfilm you have on indefinite loan; though you will not want to list every single item you have. Just give visitors to this page a general idea of your resources.

Databases and Software

  • Computers, printers, microfilm readers and printers, microfiche readers, slide scanner 

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Resources in the Local Area

Fresno County Genealogical Society

FCGS meets on the 2nd Tuesday of the month in Feb-July, Sept and Nov. at 6:30 p.m. in the Woodward Park Library located at 944 E. Perrin (at Champlain).

P.O. Box 1429
Fresno, CA 93716

San Joaquin Valley Heritage & Genealogy Center

Run by the FCGS on the second floor of the Fresno County Central Library.

2420 Mariposa Street
Fresno, CA 93721

American Historical Society of Germans from Russia

3233 N. West Avenue
Fresno, CA 93705

Other Family History Centers in the Fresno area:

Click here to locate the Family History Center nearest to you.


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BYU Relative Finder: See how you are related to prophets, presidents, and friends! Visit us to learn how you are related to people living in Fresno West Stake.

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