Winchester Virginia 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:

  1. 399 Apple Pie Ridge Road
  2. The entrance to the Family History Center is at the rear of the building. Unless the building is being used for another purpose, the doors to the building are normally locked. There is a doorbell button located on the left edge of the double doors. Press the button and a staff member will release the door latch.  Enter through the right door of the double doors. Once inside go to the left within the main lobby, and then down the left corridor. The family history center is about half way down the hall on the left hand side.
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Phone: 540-722-6055


Open Hours:

Tuesday 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, and 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Thursday 12:00 noonn to 4:00 pm

Holiday Schedule:

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings

Center 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.
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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

  • 5 computers with portal access, several microfilm and microfiche readers, printers and scanner.

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

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Resources in the Local Area

The nearby Handley Regional Library has extensive local archive information


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