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Old Bardstown Village Civil War Museum

310 E Broadway St, Bardstown, KY 40004-1566
+1 502-349-0291
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A museum worth a visit

The Civil War Museum we informative, and well laid out. The exhibits were varied and I especially... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Poughkeepsie, New York
Visit to Bardstown

Day out to Bardstown and visited the Civil War Museum and the Old Bardstown Village both worth a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Manchester, United Kingdom
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310 E Broadway St, Bardstown, KY 40004-1566
+1 502-349-0291
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Reviewed yesterday

The Civil War Museum we informative, and well laid out. The exhibits were varied and I especially liked the one about women who fought in battles, and others who supported the soldiers by making meals, bandages, as well as filling casings with gun powder. Many...More

Thank K F
Reviewed 3 days ago

Day out to Bardstown and visited the Civil War Museum and the Old Bardstown Village both worth a visit. Extremely good museum.

Thank sheilawraith
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Civil War Museum in Museum row in Bardstown KY has some quality Museums related to Bardstown and central Kentucky region. The Civil War Museum dealing primarily with the western theater of the Civil War has great exhibits and history that is well told and...More

Thank Gimletman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a wonderful part of our visit! We throughly enjoyed our visit. There was so much history information here it was a wonderful way to learn so many history facts we did not know. When we go back to Bardstown we will definately visit...More

Thank kirby899
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

A Lot of history to be learned, but did require a great deal of reading and consentration, which was difficult to do with small children running around.

Thank Sandra G
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

A very informative museum - nit the biggest of places but very friendly staff & well put together museum with fabulous artifacts & information. Well worth a visit.

Thank Louise G
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Had a little trouble finding the museums, but they are just two blocks north of the town square. Was prepared to be underwhelmed and easily spent an average of an hour and a half at each of the four museum components. The Museum of the...More

Thank johnsI9946UT
Reviewed 14 September 2017

This charming museum is worth a visit. If you're a buff you'll appreciate the level of detail and could spend a day there. Even if you aren't, plan on a couple of hours and expect to learn surprising new information about the period. We loved...More

Thank Toni A
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I am not a Civil War buff. With that said, if one wants to brush up on every battle I guess this is a good place to visit. The displays were really Old as in the Museums name. This will probably be one of my...More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

I was impressed by all the period artifacts from the time of the war. The museum is well set up and the displays are attractive. I am not a student of the period , but felt the information important. The time was certainly very difficult...More

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Amy N
23 July 2017|
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Response from 2acreshak | Reviewed this property |
If I remember correctly kids under 5 are free. the prices are also on their website
3 September 2015|
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Response from Ann S | Reviewed this property |
5 years and younger is free. 6-15 is $5. Have fun!