Tasmanian Family History Society Inc. Hobart Branch

Galleries, Museums and Collections

The Tasmanian Family History Society is situated in the Heritage-listed Old Bellerive Post Office it is a great place to learn more about your Tasmanian ancestors. It welcomes people researching their family history whether your ancestors were from Tasmania, Mainland Australia or overseas you will find resources that may help your research.

If you are visiting Hobart for a week or just one day they can help you with your family tree research. You will have access to their genealogical resources, including access to Ancestry.com, as well as many databases, monumental inscriptions, undertakers records, wills, newspaper transcriptions etc. You can be ably assisted by one of the society’s volunteers who have a wealth of knowledge in genealogical research.

COVID Restrictions apply: Currently restricted to a maximum of 10 people at one time. Time limits on accessing Ancestry computers may apply depending on demand.


Enquiry Desk Non Smoking Public Toilet

Internet Access

Broadband Internet Access

Disabled Assistance

Caters for limited mobility Wheelchair access


Free entry for members of The Tasmanian Family History Society.
Members of other family History Groups also have free access.
A visitor fee of $10.00 applies to non members.

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