Mountain Home Idaho 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.

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Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map:


  • 1150 North 8th East Mountain Home Idaho 83647 United States
  • Park in the back (off 12th North Street).
  • Ring the door bell or knock loudly.
  • Language:English


  • 1-208-587-5249



Open Hours:

  • Tuesday:11:00am-3:00pm
  • Wednesday:1:00pm-8:00pm
  • To make an appointment for other times, please contact the director in advance at (1-208-587-5249.)

Holiday Schedule:

All Holidays: Week of Thanksgiving and last two weeks in December: In event of extreme winter weather:

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events -- Increased hours in the fall

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.
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We have a lot of DUP books
  • Map books
  • How to books
  • Cemetery list of Elmore County, close to complete

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

  • computers
  • microfilm reader
  • printers

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Resources in the Local Area

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Volunteer at the Center

Looking for volunteers to work 2-4 hour shifts during the day or evening hours. Need not be proficient. Training available.