Archive for the ‘Tours’ category

NGS Tour of Welfare Square and International Peace Gardens The National Genealogical Society’s 2020 Family History Conference is offering pre-conference tours to see the area before the conference begins, on Tuesday, 19 May. This tour offers something unique and unexpected. The tour will be w...

February 24, 2020 by Valerie Elkins

Tour the Museum of Natural History of Utah The National Genealogical Society (NGS) 2020 Family History Conference, May 20-23 in Salt Lake City is offering spectacular pre-conference tours. This trip starts with a chartered bus ride up to the spectacular University of Utah campus for a visit to the ...

February 14, 2020 by Valerie Elkins

Utah State Archives Tour The Utah Genealogical Association (UGA), is pleased to be the National Genealogical Society’s  2020 Family History Conference in Salt Lake City host committee. UGA has organized several great pre-conference tours. The NGS conference will be held May 20-23 at the Salt...

February 11, 2020 by Valerie Elkins

This is the Place Statue of Brigham Young, leader of pioneers to Utah. Photo courtesy of UpSplash. “This is the place,” Brigham Young reportedly said when he first viewed the Salt Lake Valley. Apparently, the National Genealogical Society (NGS), said the same thing when choosing the site...

February 4, 2020 by Valerie Elkins

St Louis County Library Tour is Tuesday, 07 May; 8:35 am until 4:00 pm, departing from the Convention Center. Transportation, entry fees, and lunch included in the $25 fee. To register, click HERE. The National Genealogical Society invites you to visit the NGS Book Loan Collection housed at St Loui...

St. Louis Genealogical Society Civil War Tour is Tuesday, 07 May 2019; 9:00 am until 4:00 pm, departing from the Convention Center. Transportation, entry fees, and lunch included in the $70 fee. The St. Louis Genealogical Society, local hosts for the 2019 NGS Family History Conference cordially invi...

NOTE: This tour is currently sold out – click HERE to be added to the waitlist. Historic St Louis Tour is Tuesday; 8:45 am until 4:00 pm, departing from the Convention Center. Transportation, entry fees, and lunch included in the $70 fee.  On Tuesday join us for a day-long tour of Historic St...

Booth 243 Where will your ancestors take you? Join Donna Shackle, the Expeditionary Genealogist, on a journey to trace the steps of your ancestors. Participate in guided archival research and cultural experiences customized to fit your needs with Shackle Genealogy. Shackle Genealogy offers a full r...

Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park NOTE: The last day to sign up for any tour is Friday, 20 April 2018. Update: The research trip to the Library of Michigan and the Archives of Michigan is FULL. The two Grand Rapids tours have a couple of seats left on the coach. The Meijer Garden Tour has...

Lansing is the state capital of Michigan, and two exceptional research facilities, the Library of Michigan and the Archives of Michigan, are located there. Lansing is about a one hour drive from Grand Rapids. Both facilities are located within the Michigan History Center. More information about visi...