Boston Massachusetts 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.


Due to concerns about the spread of COVID-19, the family history center will be closed until further notice.

Center Contacts and Hours[edit | edit source]

Location Map:

Address:

  • 150 Brown St Weston MA 02493 United States
  • Language:English

Phone:

  • 1-781-235-2164

E-mail:

  • MA_Boston@familyhistorymail.org

Open Hours:

Currently closed until further notice due to concerns about COVID-19

  • Saturday: 10:00 am-12:00 pm
  • Sundays: 1st and 3rd Sundays of each month from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
  • Closed on the following holidays: Memorial Day Weekend; Independence Day weekend; Labor Day weekend; Thanksgiving weekend; Christmas Day through New Year's Day
  • Special Closures: Saturday and Sunday, April 4-5 and October 3-4, 2020 for General Conference



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]

  • FamilySearch Catalog:
  • (List additional collections you have such as the types of books and microfilm you have on indefinite loan; though you will not want to list every single item you have. Just give visitors to this page a general idea of your resources.)

Databases and Software[edit | edit source]

Hardware and Equipment[edit | edit source]

  • 2 microfilm readers
  • 1 microfiche reader
  • 4 computers
  • 1 laser printer/scanner/copier

Center Services[edit | edit source]

Staff Research Specialties[edit | edit source]

(Include sections for any other services your center provides. Add additional sections for those services. See the Bountiful and Chattanooga FHC pages for examples.)


Resources in the Local Area[edit | edit source]

(This section is to highlight other resources in your area that will be helpful for individuals doing research there in your location, if there are any, such as government offices, historical societies, etc.)


Links[edit | edit source]

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Volunteer at the Center[edit | edit source]

  • We are looking for people to help us provide staffing during the regular operating hours of the Center. If you are interested in helping with this please send a message to the Center's email address listed above.