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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 NY Queens Family History Center serves all five boroughs of NYC but patrons come from as far as New Jersey and upstate NY. We have staff that are bilingual in English and Spanish, and available four days each week, and Saturdays and Wednesday evenings by appointment.



Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map:

  • 40-24 62nd Street, Woodside, New York 11377  United States
  • We are located in the building with large white pillars in the front.
  • Free parking is available in the large lot next to the second building.
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  • 40-24 62nd Street Woodside NY 11377 United States


  • 1 718-478-5337


  • ny_queenswest@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • Monday: 10:00am - 2:00pm
  • Tuesday: 10:00am - 2:00pm
  • Wednesday: Closed except by appointment
  • Thursday; 10:00am - 2:00pm
  • Friday: 10:00am - 2:00pm
  • Saturday; Closed except by appointment
  • 'Closed for all national holidays'

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

The QFHC will be closed for Summer Break July 23 - August 17, 2014. The center will reopen on Monday, August 18, 2014

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 large selection of films from Germany, France, Italy and Puerto Rico, as well as many other countries.

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

  • Microfilm viewers, a camera to make copies from the films, computers, and a printer.

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

  • All staff members speak fluent English, and many are fluent in Spanish. Help is available from research materials in German, French, Spanish and other languages.

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