The Niedersächsische Landesverein für Familienkunde e.V. -  Lower Saxony Society of Family History - a registered non-profit society, was founded in 1913. Currently the society has some 600 members in Germany and abroad.

We offer our members a variety of support in researching their ancestors. Regionally our research is focused primarily towards the federal state of Lower Saxony, but it is by no means limited. Genealogists having roots in other neighboring regions are most welcome to joins us.

On the following web pages we provide you with an overview of the activities of our association. If you are interested in a membership please apply using the following application form.

The society's head office is located in the center of the city of Hanover and can conveniently be accessed by public transport (see city map). You are invited to visit our extensive library consisting of more than 10,000 books, other important sources and WiFi access. During opening hours you can meet with specialists who are able to help you on the spot.