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Hardin County History Museum

201 W Dixie Ave, Elizabethtown, KY 42701-1576
+1 270-763-8339
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Great Lesson in Local History of Hardin County

We traveled to Hardin County to learn about our family history and trace our ancestors. This... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Houston, TX
Great local history. Free

If you enjoy local history, this free museum is an excellent way to get to know the community... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2017
Scottkimn N
Owensboro, Kentucky
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201 W Dixie Ave, Elizabethtown, KY 42701-1576
+1 270-763-8339
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We traveled to Hardin County to learn about our family history and trace our ancestors. This museum was a total gold mine of the local history. It is very well done and worth a visit if you want to learn about the area. Highly recommend.

Thank SherylHouston_TX
Reviewed 3 January 2017

If you enjoy local history, this free museum is an excellent way to get to know the community. Local volunteers will be glad to share.

Thank Scottkimn N
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

I grew. Up in this area and had not Been to the Museum previously. Well worth my time and exhibits are very interesting.

1  Thank Earl L
Reviewed 3 October 2016

This is a lovely little gem in Elizabethtown! I believe that it is often overlooked! It is a small museum and has some odd hours, but it is free (donations only) and has a variety of interesting items in it! While it is not exactly...More

1  Thank abbott77
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Housed in an old 1930 vintage post office. A large number of interesting items with an informed staff. Lots of Early Kentucky and Elizabethtown items. A must visit if you are interested in local history. It is free but if you visit drop something in...More

2  Thank vatoro
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Hardin County History Museum is an amazing place to visit! Be sure to stop in and take in the knowledge!

2  Thank AmberG03
Reviewed 8 July 2016

A wonderful, cozy place with in-depth historical and genealogical information gems, some available to copy and some to purchase. Staff are knowledgeable, supportive, and most creative in helping you to find the history you seek. Much of this information is not digitized, so visiting this...More

2  Thank Marilyn G
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Hardin County History Museum is a real gem. It is located in what was the Post Office when I was a girl. The displays bring back such wonderful memories, and I have learned oh, so much history that I didn't know before visiting here. The...More

1  Thank Carol D
Reviewed 29 May 2016

What a way to spend a free day with your kids, excellent museum.... Great place to take the kids to learn about Hardin County and Kentucky and yes it is FREE.... So there is no reason to check out this gem hiding in the ruff...More

2  Thank Steven N
Reviewed 26 May 2016

The Harding County History Museum is very will organized having very unique, interesting, and neat displays. Admission is free, free will offering, so the price is right. Take your time and enjoy the displays, history and clean atmosphere.

2  Thank jannicl2016
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