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Hanford California Family History Center

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:


  • 2400 N 11th Ave Hanford CA 93230-7060 United States
  • The entrance to the Family History Center is on the north side of the building, with a sign marked "Family History Center"
  • Please ring the bell for admittance
  • Language:English


  • 1-559-582-8960



Open Hours:

  • Thursday:9:00am-5:00pm

Holiday Schedule:

Closed week of Thanksgiving: Closed week of Christmas holidays: Closed First two weeks in July

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings

Every 2nd Tuesday at 6:30 pm in the Stake Family History Center

Center Resources


Databases and Software

  • Family History Center 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

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

Resources in the Local Area


  • FamilySearch Research Wiki: What It Can Do For You!: A comprehensive video presentation explaining the Wiki, navigating it, and some especially useful pages. Case studies demonstrate using the Wiki for genealogical research. Editing and adding articles to the Wiki are covered.

Volunteer at the Center