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Noon to 4:30 p.m.

Please call 216-347-9888 for appointment outside these hours

Group tours available
Free Admission

Slovenian Genealogy Society International (SGSI)

Preserving Slovenian Family History for Future Generations

The Slovenian Genealogy Society International, Inc. (SGSI) is partnering on site with the SMA to assist Slovenians who are interested in researching their heritage.  Among SGSI's collection are family genealogy histories, translated Novi Svet biographies of Slovenian people from around the United States, the current Slovenian telephone book, Slovenian atlases, oral histories, a 125,000 surname index from  American Slovenian Catholic church books, and a surname index for the SNPJ's Prosveta from 1921-1942 to name just a few.  If you are interested in learning more about SGSI or are interested in donating your family's genealogy history to SGSI, please go to the SGSI website,

The SGSI research library is located within the Slovenian Museum and Archives building and is open by appointment.  For scheduling an appointment please call 440-655-3954.

Slovenian Museum & Archives