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Visit the Library
The SGS Library is located at 6200 Sand Point Way NE in Seattle (just East of the University of Washington campus and across the street from the National Archives Pacific Region). Our holdings DO NOT CIRCULATE.
6200 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle WA 98115
Phone: (206) 522-8658
Postal Mail is not accepted at our Sand Point location. Please use our mailing address for all correspondence:
Seattle Genealogical Society, P.O. Box 15329, Seattle WA 98115-0329
Email and Web Submissions:
Please direct your inquiry to the most appropriate email address to ensure a faster response.
- Membership information: Join SGS online - for general questions Email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Publication orders: Submit an online publications order - for general questions Email email@example.com
- Research requests: Submit an online research request - for general questions Email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Seminar information: for billing questions Email email@example.com
- General inquiries: Email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Board members: Individual board members can be reached at their SGS Email addresses
- Committees: Chairs and emails for contact.
Tuesday 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Sunday 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
We are closed most holidays and when driving conditions are difficult. If in doubt, please call the library before visiting.
From the South, travelling North:
I-5 exit 168B to merge onto WA-520 eastbound to Bellevue/Kirkland
Take the MONTLAKE BLVD exit towards the University of Washington
Turn LEFT onto MONTLAKE BLVD E
Continue onto NE 45th St.
Slight LEFT onto SAND POINT WAY NE
We are located just beyond the National Archives building, on the opposite side of the street. Look for the blue awning.
From the North, travelling South:
From I-5, take Exit 171, towards NE 71st St./NE 65th St.
Merge onto 6th Ave NE
Turn SLIGHT LEFT onto NE 70th St.
Turn RIGHT onto ROOSEVELT WAY NE
Turn LEFT onto NE 65th St.
Turn RIGHT onto NE Princeton Way, which becomes NE 65th St.
Turn RIGHT onto SAND POINT WAY NE, and then immediately turn LEFT onto NE 64th St.
Turn RIGHT onto 60th AVE NE
Road name changes to NE 62nd ST
Turn RIGHT onto SAND POINT WAY NE
SGS is on your RIGHT
Parking is available along the street in front of the society, and in the adjacent neighborhood. Please take care not to block our neighbors’ driveways.
SGS is served by Metro Bus Routes: 30, 74, 75. Due to changing bus routes, recomment your plan your trip using the Metro Transit online planning tool.
SGS maintains and email list to communicate monthly calendar, mid-month updates, and occasional special announcements. The easiest way to stay in the know! Members are automatically signed up when their membership is paid, or you can subscribe to our mailing list if you are not receiving the emails.
SGS Facebook Page
Keep up to date with events, connect with other members, and view photos of past events by joining the Seattle Genealogical Society Facebook page.