Who Do You Think You Are? Live is the biggest family history event in the world and it takes place at Olympia National.
Following on from the hugely successful television series, Who Do You Think You Are? Live returns for its eighth year. The show will bring together genealogical experts, informative workshops, archives and museums, major online resources and the largest gathering of family history organisations.
Who Do You Think You Are? Live offers the opportunity to discover more about your own family history. You can bring your photos, documents and heirlooms for expert analysis, learn how to use DNA in your research and explore over 120 specialist exhibitors. You'll also be able to listen to celebrities from the television series sharing their own family history story and attend one of the free workshops.
Plus, this year, the celebrity line up is as exciting as ever. Television news presenter and personality, Natasha Kaplinsky, will be appearing in the Celebrity Theatre on Thursday 20 February and joined by world famous athlete, commentator and TV personality, Colin Jackson CBE. Listen to Colin sharing his experiences and answering your questions in the Celebrity Theatre on Saturday 22nd February.
To add to this impressive line-up, Who Do You Think You Are? Live’s favourite Heirloom Detective Eric Knowles will be returning to the show on Friday and Saturday. Show newcomer and BBC Antiques Roadshow expert, Marc Allum, will be taking the role of Heirloom Detective on Thursday 20th February. Bring your family heirlooms to them and find out more about those very special artefacts that have been handed down the generations.