Kansas City Missouri Family History Center

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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.


Kansas City Missouri Family History Center

Serving southern Jackson and Cass Counties, Missouri, eastern Johnson County, Kansas, and other areas along the State Line corridor south of midtown Kansas City.

Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map: Location Map

Address: 13025 Wornall Rd Kansas City, MO 64145

  • From southern loop of I-435, take Wornall exit south to Blue Ridge Road. Center is located inside the church building on the NE corner of Wornall and Blue Ridge Roads. Enter the Family History Center from the parking lot on the north side of the building.

Language: English

Phone: 816-941-7389

Emergency Phone: 816-668-7088

Email: MO_KansasCity@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday: 6:30pm-8:30pm
  • Thursday: 10:00am-12:00pm and 6:30pm-8:30pm
  • Saturday: 2nd and 3rd Saturday of each month 9:30am-12:00pm

Holiday Schedule:

The week of Thanksgiving: The last 2 weeks in December through New Year's Day: The week preceding Easter: July 4th:

Calendar and Events

Center Resources

Collections

  • FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
  • Patrons' Microfiche Collection -- a collection of fiche ordered by our patrons, assorted titles. Contain family histories, vital records, and other types of information.
  • Indefinite Film Collection -- a collection of films on a variety of subjects, to include vital records, county records, court records, etc.
  • Book Collection: --

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, such as Ancestry.com (world membership) and others.

Hardware and Equipment

  • 6 Computers with internet access
  • Printers ($.10/copy for each page printed)
  • Microfilm and microfiche readers
  • Suggest bringing a digital camera to photograph film images

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

By appointment for consultation on research in Germany, Italy and British Isles

Volunteer at the Center

If you have a research specialty and are available for occasional consults with family history center patrons, please volunteer by calling 816-668-7088. Thank you.