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Very good local history museum

Hardin County has a remarkably interesting history - a history very well covered by this fine... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2019
Columbus, Indiana
Volunteer born in our birthplace in Tn

Well arranged starting with primitive days up to almost present day. Of major interest to me was... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
Pulaski, Tennessee
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201 W Dixie Ave, Elizabethtown, KY 42701-1576
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Reviewed 4 February 2019

Hardin County has a remarkably interesting history - a history very well covered by this fine little free museum. We visited late on a Saturday morning and, except for the volunteer on duty, had the museum all to ourselves. Following the volunteer's suggestion, we started...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

Well arranged starting with primitive days up to almost present day. Of major interest to me was the repro'd country store since my parents also had a country store. And you can't miss the big diamond fraud.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank loisaymett
Reviewed 22 April 2018

We've been to many small town/county museums and I usually walk out unimpressed. This one was much better. The did a very good job on their exhibits to where you didn't have to stand around reading everything. They had some very nice visual exhibits (my...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank cheryl h
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

If you are a history buff then seeing a local museum for free seems to be a good bet. Granted some of the stuff is on the dusty and less than attractive side. However, there are some Civil War items that are unusual such as...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank jgbtravels
Reviewed 22 January 2018

As a History Major, I enjoyed the museum thoroughly. Items go back to the early settlements in the immediate area. Truly a must see.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank kodiak72
Reviewed 7 December 2017

It is difficult to park and the access isn't easy for wheelchairs or walkers. Without being insulting, I would simply say that there isn't enough at this museum to motivate many visitors to it.

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Robert P
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Elizabethtown is a small town, so I didn't think the history museum would be very big. But it has a lot of exhibits and was actually a lot more interesting than I thought it was going to be.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank dbhornback
Reviewed 6 September 2017

the history museum was amazing. And a great museum........I like the history stuff was awesomeness...thank you, Zachari

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Zac C
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

The place is full of history. Went with a friend and our kids, 2 each. Even the kids loved it. You could easily spend hours looking at everything.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank KentuckyJen
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Everyone was so helpful in finding genealogy treasures. Amazing journey through time with the museum. A must see. And the Lincoln room was so nice.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank snowclown1
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