Richardson Texas 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.

Center Contacts and Hours

Location Map:


  • 900 South Bowser Road Richardson TX 75081-5217 United States]
  • Our entrance is located at the back of the building by the satellite dish, with convenient parking.
  • Language: English


  • 1-972-680-8654



Open Hours:

  • Tuesday:9:00am-9:00pm
  • Wednesday:9:00am-9:00pm
  • Thursday:9:00am-1:00pm

Holiday Schedule 2017


  • July 21-31, Reopen: 1 August
  • November 17-27, Reopen: 28 November
  • December 15-January 1, Reopen: 2 January 2018

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

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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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
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Hardware and Equipment

  • 6 Computers with internet connection.
  • 6 Microfilm readers
  • 2 Microfiche readers
  • 1 Microfilm/fiche digital imaging system saves to flash drive, CD, or prints to paper

Center Services

German Research Help - Dotti Webb on Tuesdays 1-5 PM or by appointment on Wednesdays by calling (972) 480-8704

Resources in the Local Area

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[1]Centerville Historical Society's digital archive of area newspapers ranging from 1857 to 2009.

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