Gale Family Library

345 W. Kellogg Blvd.
St. Paul, MN 55102



Library Hours

Tue 9 am-8 pm
Wed-Sat 9 am-4 pm
Sun Closed
Mon Closed
Holiday Hours


$6 per day

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Library News

  • Our next Topics in Family History class is on Saturday, December 12 and it is all about finding and using vital records. Visit our Attend a Class page for more information and to pre-register for "Original Source Documents" or our other upcoming classes.   
  • See our Holiday Hours page for more information on when we are open during the winter holidays. 
  • We now have a digital delivery option available on our obituary, city directory, marriage, naturalization, and newspaper article research services.  Have research materials sent to your inbox, rather than your mailbox! 
  • is now available on all our reading room computers. It is an extensive database that provides online access to 3,000+ historical newspapers dating from the early 1700s to the early 2000s.
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