Trowbridge England Family History Centre

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FamilySearch This article describes the services and resources available at a Family History Centre, a branch facility of the Family History Library.

The Trowbridge Family History Center provides FREE access to sites such as Ancestry, Findmypast, there are 2 Film Readers and Fiche Readers. Online film ordering available. The center covers Wiltshire, Bath, surrounding areas.

Centre Contacts and Hours

Location Map:


  • Brook Road Trowbridge Wiltshire England United Kingdom

There is a large car park onsite. If the chapel door is locked please knock (no doorbell installed). 

  • Language:English


  • +44 0 122-577 7097



Open Hours:

  • Tuesday: 10:00am-4:00pm.
  • Saturday: By appointment only

Holiday Schedule:

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings

Centre Resources


  • FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
  • We have a large variety of Fiche onsite - Census, parishes.
  • Books - Maps, Parish Maps, CD Roms from The Family History Magazine, Who Do You Think You Are Book.

Databases and Software

  • FHC Portal This center has access to the Family History Centre Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions. 

Hardware and Equipment

2 computers, 2 Fiche and 2 Film Readers and a black and white Printer - FREE OF CHARGE

Centre Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Resources in the Local Area

The Wiltshire and Swindon History Center is located in Chippenham (about 20 mins from Trowbridge) here you will find WIltshire Parish Records, Newspapers, Achives for anything covering Wiltshire.

Wiltshire Family History Society meets locally too.


Volunteer at the Centre

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