A comprehensive view into your ancient past.
Immerse yourself in the lives of your ancestors.
Explore the details of your ancestors' migrations and accomplishments. Did they paint bison in the caves of northern Spain? Invent agriculture in the Middle East? Find out which unique pieces of history are part of your lineage.
Extend your knowledge with cutting-edge science.
With 23andMe, you'll constantly be exposed to new nuances in your history. Our scientists review the scientific literature and update your lineage and content as discoveries emerge.
Find out if you share an ancestral path with a celebrity.
Experts have traced the ancestral lineages of several well-known people. Find out if your DNA connects you to a select group of such celebrities, including Marie Antoinette, Thomas Jefferson, Warren Buffett and Bono.
See the history passed on from generation to generation.
With state-of-the-art tools, we trace everyone's maternal ancestry with a small piece of DNA passed down from mother to child. Males can uncover their paternal ancestry through the Y chromosome that is passed down from father to son*.
Extensive coverage, abundant details.
Discover your unique history from over 750 maternal lineages and over 500 different paternal lineages*. Each lineage is accompanied by a story detailing the adventures of your ancestors, carefully curated by 23andMe scientists.
* Paternal lineage assignments are only possible for male customers.