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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.

Our Family History Center is located in Harrisonburg VA and we serve the Rockingham County area.


Center Contacts and Hours    

Location & Map:

  • 210 South Ave   Harrisonburg VA  22801   
  •  We are 1 block west of South High Street.  Park on the east side of the building and use the entrance next to the satellite dish.  
  • The door is kept locked so please use the door bell and someone will come and let you in.
  • (Link to map using Google or other map sites)

Phone:(540) 442-1985 - Open hours.    (540) 434-6782 - To set up an appointment.  Please leave a message.


Open Hours:

  • Tuesday    10am - 2pm
  •   Wednesday 10am - 2 pm  7pm - 8:30pm
  • By appointment.

Holiday Schedule:

  • Closed for holidays.
  • Inclement Weather 
  • Closed if any of the local schools are closed.

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings

Center Resources


  • FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
  • We have a collection of donated books with local family information, copies of local Obituaries for many years (including Pendelton Co. West Va.) and a collection of microfilms.

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

  • We have 4 computers, 2 printers, 2 microfilm readers and a microfiche reader.

Center Services

Resources in the Local Area


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