FamilySearch center

Vista California FamilySearch Center


1310 N Foothill Drive
Vista, CA 92084-4048


The Center is open by appointment at other times. Please call Jan Whitaker 760-212-6673 or Tana Anderson 515-238-6628 to schedule.


  • Spoken Languages: English,Español,Deutsch
  • Computers
  • Local books or records
  • Microfilm reader
  • Photo scanner
  • Printer

More about this location

Access off of Oak Dr. through parking area. The center is located at the South-East corner of the parking lot. Our website: 2024 Closures: Jul 4, Nov 27-29, Dec 19-Jan 1.

Upcoming classes

A New Look at
April 25, 2024 | 19:00
FamilySearch is so much more than a depository for records and access to a world family tree. Learn what is new at FamilySearch and how to make the most of this amazing Free resource.
How to Begin your Family History Research - PART 1
May 23, 2024 | 19:00
This is the first night of a two-part class to help you begin your Family History journey. Tailored to those who are true genealogy beginners or those who just need a refresher.
How to Begin your Family History Research - PART 2
June 27, 2024 | 19:00
Come to this class if your want to learn how to make your genealogy work more rewarding. Tailored for those who are true beginners or just need a refresher.

What is a FamilySearch center like?

FamilySearch centers are found in many types of buildings, like churches or libraries. They are open to the public and offer access to exclusive records and complimentary access to technology. Staff are trained to help you research and make family discoveries.
A woman receiving help from a volunteer at a FamilySearch center.