Mindelo Cape Verde Family History Center

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Center Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

  1. Largo Medina Boé, CP 1043, Mindelo, Cape Verde
  2. Located in the city historic center, on the Mindelo 1st and 3rd branches Chapel. You can enter by the front or side door. 


E-mail: cv_mindelo@ldsmail.net

Open Hours: Monday, 9:00 - 17:30 Tuesday to Friday 9:00 - 21:00

Holiday Schedule:

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.

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. (Note to FHC: Not all FHCs have access to this portal. If you do not, you will want to remove this entire bullet. If you do have access to it, just remove this text in italics.)

Hardware and Equipment

  • We have microfilms from the islands, Santo Antão, São Vicente, São Nicolau, Sal, Boavista, Maio and Fogo. Readers, printer, and computers to search internet and submit informations.

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Resources in the Local Area

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