The Family History Show, York

23rd June 2018

The Racecourse, York, YO23 1EX

An Affordable, Popular Family History Show

Informative, Entertaining, Enjoyable

Our aim is to offer engaging events that bring family historians, societies and genealogical organisations together. Making the search for your family history educating and enjoyable with captivating events accessible for people of all ages.

What do visitors think of our events?

"I liked the variety of stalls/various counties represented - nice people. The venue is excellent, clean, etc."

J Ashley

"Wide variety of societies and publications"

S W Burrell

"Friendly knowledgable people"

F Shackleton

"Well organised"

J Collinson

"Excellent as always"

C Holdsworth

"I liked the quality and content of resources and supplies"

J Masten

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Buy One Get One Free!

Early Bird offer: Buy your tickets early and when you buy one ticket, we will give you another ticket FREE!

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See you next year!

Visitor Information

One of the largest family history shows in the UK

With exhibitors from all over the UK and Ireland, this is probably the largest event of its kind in England. Many family history societies and companies attend each year. There is lots of local history from the York area too.

You don't have to have Yorkshire Ancestors to come to this fair - they can be from anywhere at all! Everyone is very welcome and there is lots to see. There is plenty of parking and refreshments are available all day. There are several lifts to take you to the upper levels, and the whole place is wheelchair friendly.

Do you really know who you are? Come and find out - you may be surprised!

Exhibitor Information

Early booking is essential to avoid disappointment.

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Other events

One of the most popular shows of the year is the Yorkshire Family History Fair. With exhibitors from all over the UK and Ireland, this is probably the largest event of its kind in England. Many family history societies and companies attend each year.