Interested in Genealogy?


The Global Family Reunion – coming June 6, 2015 – is a fun, one-of-a-kind genealogy event that you won’t want to miss.

We have more than 50 great speakers including Henry Louis Gates, Dr. Oz, and Josh Taylor (of PBS’s Genealogy Road Show).

Plus, meet fascinating cousins you never knew you had — and learn about how we are building the biggest Family Tree in history.

The Global Family Reunion is sponsored by FamilySearch.

Come to the event for a good time and to support a good cause: The fight against Alzheimer’s.

Get your discount ticket now  25% off this unique genealogy event. Just $22.50 for the entire day, 11 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
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About the Global Family Reunion:

What: an event like no other. A Family Reunion meets a World’s Fair meets a music festival meets a TED conference. There will be talks by celebrities, scientists and comedians! Music! Food! Genealogy classes! Exhibits! Contests! Trivia! Potato sack races! Games for all ages!

When: June 6, 2015

Where: The New York Hall of Science, on the grounds of the World’s Fair.

Who’s Invited: You! All seven billion members of the human family. Those with a proven connection will get a bracelet and be part of the biggest family photo in history.

The Cause: Alzheimer’s. All proceeds go directly to charity – namely the Cure Alzheimer’s Fund and the Alzheimer’s Association NYC.

The Host: Conceived by bestselling author A.J. Jacobs.

Genealogy partners: The top companies in genealogy are participating, including MyHeritage, FamilySearch, FindMyPast, 23andMe, Family Tree DNA and more. Meet their staff and get tips on how to discover your past.

Notable Relatives: Among the hundreds of remarkable cousins already signed up to participate are Henry Louis Gates, Dr. Oz, Josh Taylor, Morgan Spurlock, magician David Blaine, actor Daniel Radcliffe (live or via video), and comedian Nick Kroll.

Oh, and don’t forget: Sister Sledge will be there live singing the ultimate genealogy anthem, “We Are Family.”

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