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Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  • Address: 2034 Great Falls Street, McLean, Virginia
  • Enter through the doors facing the playing fields and Idylwood St. Ring doorbell for entry as doors are locked during daytime hours.
  • Location on Map



Open Hours:

  • Wednesday and Thursday: 9:30 am - 4:30 pm and 7-9:30 pm
  • Friday: 9:30 am - 1 pm
  • Saturdays: 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

Holiday Schedule:  Closed Memorial Day & Labor Day weekends, July 4th, week of Thanksgiving, Christmas-New Years holidays; General Conference Saturday (usually 1st Saturday) in April and October;  when Fairfax County Schools are closed or delayed for inclement weather (announced on tv, radio and internet)


Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings

Center Resources


  • Family History Library Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
  • Large and extensive Irish collection with over 3000 films plus books, one of largest in metro area/east coast; good concentrations for British Isles, Germany, etc. 

Databases and Software

Hardware and Equipment

  • 9 computers
  • 2 digital film scanners
  • 6 microfilm readers
  • 1 digital fiche reader/printer
  • 4 network printers
  • Wi-Fi Access & Wireless printer
  • Free internet access
  • Ability to Print Fan Charts on 11x17 Card Stock.

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Resources in the Local Area

McLean Family History Center is located about 1 mile from the West Falls Church Metro Station.  This allows ease of access to Washington, DC.   In Washington, DC, you will be able to get to DAR Library, Library of Congress, and National Archives.  There are a number of major universities as well such as Georgetown, George Washington, American University, Catholic University and the University of Maryland. 


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