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Lexington 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.

The Lexington Virginia Family History Center (FHC) serves all of Rockbridge County by providing hands-on help to anyone who comes in during the hours we are open.

Center Contacts and Hours[edit | edit source]

Location Map:


  • 1340 Thornhill Rd Lexington VA 24450 United States
  • Entry is in back of the building
  • Language:English


  • 1-540-463-7111



Open Hours:

  • Tuesday:10:00 AM-1:00 PM
  • Wednesday:10:00 AM -1:00 PM7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Saturday: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Holiday Schedule: Closed Thanksgiving week, and the weeks of  and after Christmas.

Closed all major holidays:


Calendar and Events[edit | edit source]

Upcoming Events[edit | edit source]

Class Schedule[edit | edit source]

Staff Training Meetings[edit | edit source]

Center Resources[edit | edit source]

Collections[edit | edit source]

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Databases and Software[edit | edit source]

  • 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. (Note to FHC: Not all FHCs have access to this portal. If you do not, you will want to remove this entire bullet. If you do have access to it, just remove this text in italics.)

Hardware and Equipment[edit | edit source]

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The FHC has 5 computers, three printers (one with up to 17" x 19" printing).  Each printer has scanning capability.

There is one microfilm reader and one microfiche reader.

Center Services[edit | edit source]

Staff Research Specialties[edit | edit source]

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Resources in the Local Area
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Links[edit | edit source]

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Volunteer at the Center[edit | edit source]

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