Austin 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:

  • Address: 1000 E Rutherford Ln, Austin, Texas 78753
  • Park in the back of the building. Approach either of the back doors and ring the bell. One of the staff members will open the door for you.
  • Click link to see map of location:

Phone: 512-837-3626


Open Hours:

  • Tues:10-1, 7-8:30
  • Wed: 9-3, 6-8:30
  • Thurs: 9-3
  • Sat: 10-1

Holiday Schedule:

  • Sept 1 (Sat) - Labor Day Weekend
  • Oct 6 (Sat) - General Conference
  • Nov 21-24 (Wed-Sat) - Thanksgiving
  • Dec. 15-31 (Sat-Mon) - Christmas Vacation

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings

Center Resources


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

  • 5 desktop computers
  • 5 microfilm readers
  • 1 microfilm scanner/printer
  • 2 printers
  • 1 copier.

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

Glenda - Scandinavian Research

Frances - Mexican Research

Resources in the Local Area

Austin History Center:

Texas State Library and Archives:

Benson Latin American Collection:

Perry-Castañeda Library:

Catholic Doocese of Austin:



Volunteer at the Center