Ancestry Family Tree Poster

Preserve and share your family tree with a custom Family Tree Poster. Just connect your Ancestry account and choose from three beautiful designs. Your custom poster will be printed on archival-quality photo paper and pairs perfectly with a standard size frame or with a set of our Wood Poster Rails. Display your family's story in your home and enjoy for years to come.


Product Details

  • Build your poster with ease - just import data from your family tree
  • Choose from three types of trees: Standard, Combination, or Descendant - offering a maximum of 9 generations depending on the style you choose. Check out our FAQ below for more information on each tree.
  • Poster size ranges from 16x20" to 36x48" depending on the type of tree and the number of generations you put on your poster. The poster print may be up to 1/4" shorter per side after trimming
  • Printed on lightweight, archival-quality photo paper
  • Pairs perfectly with our Wood Poster Rails
  • Don't have an Ancestry account? Check out our MyCanvas Family Tree Poster, where you can build your family tree with our easy-to-use tool.


USA Shipping:

  • Standard: 10-13 business days, includes processing and delivery time
  • Express: 7-9 business days, includes processing and delivery time

International Shipping:

  • No Rush: 3-6 weeks, includes processing and delivery time
  • Standard: 7-10 business days, includes processing and delivery time

View your country’s rate here.

Each additional item in your order increases the shipping rate by $1.

Just login to our website with your Ancestry login, and your history information will be directly updated. Soon you'll be creating your custom Family Tree Poster! Please note that your project is not automatically updated with new data added to Ancestry, so we recommend creating your poster once you’re satisfied with your Ancestry tree.

• Starts with an individual.
• Includes their direct line of ancestors. (i.e. parents, grandparents, great-grandparents, etc.).
• Maximum number of generations for this poster is 9.

• Starts with a couple.
• Includes their children, and the direct line of ancestors for each person in the starting couple.
• Maximum number of generations for this poster is 7.

• Starts with an individual.
• Includes their children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.
• Maximum number of generations for this poster is 4.

For Descendant posters only: The orientation of the poster (portrait or landscape) will be automatically determined depending on the data within your tree. You cannot choose a specific size or orientation.

All 3g posters are 24x18" or 18x24" - orientation depends on the data (landscape, portrait)
All 4g posters are 36x24" or 24x36" - orientation depends on the data (landscape, portrait)

Yes! We have three backgrounds: Modern, Classic, Simple

You can also change font style and text size, and swap out photos. Just click on the text or photo you'd like to update, and an editor will appear on screen. Add flags and other embellishments to further customize your poster.

Your Family History Book draft will automatically save as you update it. Your draft will be saved in your account for two years.

We accept JPG and PNG files. You can upload photos from your device or from your Ancestry Tree. We recommend files sizes between 2-5 MB and a resolution of 150+ PPI for the best results

Yes! You can order additional copies within your MyCanvas account - or you can email and our support team would be happy to assist you!

After ordering your book, you can also share a link with family and friends that allows them to flip through the book online and even purchase their own copy.

I have spent the last few years doing the research for this project. I am so excited to be able to share it with my family by giving them each a poster.

Julie, MyCanvas customer