Cambridge England Family History Centre

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Centre Contacts and Hours

Location & Map:

Address: 670, Cherry Hinton Road, Cambridge CB1 8D

  • The Cambridge Family History Centre is housed in the back right hand corner of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints building.
  • Car Park is behind the building, the entrance to the car park is off Greystoke Road.
  • Link to map Cambridge Family History Centre

Phone: 01223 247010


Open Hours:

  • Tues and Wed: 10am-9pm
  • Due to staff shortages and holidays we may not be open all our usual hours in July and August.
  • Please be sure to make an appointment before you come in.

Centre Directors: Elder Dave and Sister Marilyn Marchant

Centre Resources


  • Family History Library Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
  • Irish Films including Tithe Applotment Books, Scottish Films including some Parish Records, London Parish Record Collection (incomplete). UK Census Films and Fiche 1841-1891 (incomplete). England and Wales BMD Index on Fiche.

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

  • Four computers with internet access, two with printer capability. Two film readers and one digital film/fiche reader. One portable micro-fiche reader. 

Centre Services

Staff Research Specialties

Assistance for beginning researchers UK, Ireland and USA.

Resources in the Local Area

Cambridge Family History Society

Cambridgeshire Archives

Volunteer at the Centre

We welcome volunteers with knowledge of local area research.