01 Mar

Salt Lake City Research Tour

Sunday, March 1, 2020 - 3:00pm to Friday, March 6, 2020 - 5:15pm
Event Location: 
Family History Library and Radisson Hotel

Join the NYG&B on its inaugural research tour to the famed Family History Library (FHL) in Salt Lake City, Utah in 2020. This six-day tour includes guided research under the careful eye of the New York experts. This tour can assist anyone just beginning their search as well as those seeking to answer longstanding New York research questions. The largest genealogical library in the world, the FHL includes millions of records that can only be accessed onsite in Salt Lake City.

The tour includes personalized one-on-one consultations, a behind-the-scenes tour, social events, and topical lectures on tracing New York ancestors, using FHL collections, and other essential topics to help guide you throughout the week.

Program Schedule (subject to change)


Arrive in Salt Lake City




 Orientation at the Family History Library

 Welcome Gathering  / Dinner


 Family History Library


 Research and consultations 

 Optional Lecture / Social meet-up


 Family History Library


 Research and consultations 

 Optional Lecture / Social meet-up


 Family History Library 

 Research and consultations / Social meet-up 


 Family History Library 

 Research and consultations / Wrap-up dinner 


 Family History Library 

 Research and consultations 


Registration includes five nights at the Radisson Hotel in Salt Lake City, Utah, beginning Sunday, March 1, 2020, and running through check-out on Friday, March 6, 2020 (additional hotel nights may be reserved, please contact the NYG&B for pricing and other details).

The tour includes three personal consultations, optional talks on New York research and records, and expert assistance throughout the week. Social events include dinner Sunday and Thursday plus meet-ups other evenings.


  • Member commuter registration $1395
  • Member hotel registration $2095
  • Non-member commuter registration $1695
  • Non-member hotel registration $2295