The most detailed DNA test to discover your family story.

Learn a more complete story of you with AncestryDNA®.

More than 10 million people have uncovered something new about themselves.
You will too.

From your origins in over 350 regions to the most connections to living relatives, no other DNA test delivers such a unique, interactive experience.

You could be Italian.
More specifically, Sicilian.

AncestryDNA® doesn't just tell you what countries you're from, but also can pinpoint the specific regions within them—2x more geographic detail than any other DNA test.

Trace your ancestors’ journeys over time.

Powered by data from Ancestry, migrations follow how and why your family moved from place to place.

Connacht, Ireland


The Great Hunger

Connect with your people.

The world’s largest consumer DNA database matches you to more living relatives who share parts of your DNA and shows their connection to you.

New Introducing AncestryDNA Traits

Get more of your inside story.

Whether it’s physical traits you can see or hidden traits you can’t, your DNA holds even more information than you imagined. Learn, compare, and share discoveries about 18 of your most interesting personal traits.

  • Bitter Taste
  • Cleft Chin
  • Freckling
  • Cilantro Aversion

Build a tree—and magnify your DNA results.

Combine what you learn from your DNA with over 100 million family trees and 20 billion records for more insight into your genealogy and origins.

True stories. Incredible discoveries.

the regions of the specific ethnic group was really powerful for me...”

Our cutting-edge DNA science is
even better. So are your results.

More samples and improved science mean more precise
regions for your ethnicity estimate.

Your privacy and security are at
the core of everything we do.

From the second you open your kit to the minute you get your results, you’re in control of your DNA data.

Get started in a few simple steps.

Order a kit with
easy-to-follow instructions.

Activate your kit and return your saliva sample in a
prepaid package to our state-of-the-art lab.

In roughly 6-8 weeks your results will be ready online.

Note: lab processing times may be increased due to high demand.

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