Visiting NEPGS

Northeast Pennsylvania Genealogical Society, Inc.

Family History Research Library

Your Visit

Dear Genealogy Enthusiast,
Thank you for your interest in visiting the NEPGS. The NEPGS is a membership-based society and is open to the public. Visitors to the society who are not members may purchase a Day Pass for admittance.  An individual membership is $35.00. An All-Inclusive Day Pass (Digital Files, Library, Microfilm) is $25.00 and a Reader Pass (Library & Microfilm) is $15.00
When visiting the NEPGS free private parking is available in two open-air lots located adjacent to the main Kirby Health Center and behind our location at Annex 2. Patrons using the free parking lots should use the West Union Street entrance. Handicapped parking spaces are available directly behind Annex Two.
NEPGS has many available resources which can aid in your genealogical quest. From books, newspapers, magazines, manuscripts, city records, church records, cemetery records, and family histories, we have a wide range of material on various topics related to genealogy and local history.
  All Patrons are expected to perform their own research!
NEPGS Records Fee
NEPGS charges a Record Fee of $5.00 for each print of a record from our Digital Library. Patrons may print internet-sourced records at a nominal charge of $0.25 per page.
Cameras & Electronic Drives are Strictly Prohibited!
All visitors must sign and agree to abide by the NEPGS Patron Policy.
No Food or Drink Allowed
The Angeline Elizabeth Kirby Health Complex is a designated NON-SMOKING AREA  (Includes Outdoors)                                                                                                                                              
Please note that you will only be able to view a snapshot of our Digital Collection on our website. The NEPGS Catholic Church records are not available online! We invite you to NEPGS during operating hours to view the actual files.
Digital Collection
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