Bremerton Washington 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.


Center Contacts and Hours[edit | edit source]

Reopening 22 March 2021. COVID-19 safety measures in place. See you soon!

Location and Map:

Address:

  • 2225 Perry Ave Bremerton, Washington 98310 United States
  • Language:English

Phone:

  • 1-360-917-0113

Email:

Open Hours:

  • Tuesday: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Wednesday: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Thursday: 11 am - 3 pm
  • Friday: 1 pm - 5 pm
  • Saturday: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Other times available by appointment, call 360-473-6058.

To enter, ring the front door bell. A consultant will come and open the door.

Holiday Schedule: 

Closed all federal holidays. There will be a two-week break over Christmas/New Years. Call for dates.


Calendar and Events[edit | edit source]

Class Schedule[edit | edit source]


Staff Training Meetings[edit | edit source]

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Center Resources[edit | edit source]

Collections[edit | edit source]

  • The Center provides free access to websites that generally charge for subscriptions including Access Newspapers, Ancestry.com, Heritage Quest, ArchiveDigital (Swedish Research), Fold 3, etc.
  • The center has a large selection of microfilm and microfiche on indefinite loan as well as a collection of books, atlases and research guides
  • Computers, microfilm/microfiche reader, scanner, printers and wifi are available.

Center Services[edit | edit source]

Staff Research Specialties[edit | edit source]

Trained temple and family history consultants are available to answer questions and assist you in researching your own family history.


Resources in the Local Area[edit | edit source]

Government offices for obtaining copies of birth, death, marriage and land records are located within 15 minutes of the Family History Center. The main branch of the Kitsap Regional Library and Puget Sound Genealogical Society (PSGS) are located a few blocks away.


Links[edit | edit source]

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Volunteer at the center[edit | edit source]