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

Reviewed October 14, 2018
loisaymett
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Pulaski, Tennessee
very good for a small town museum

We've been to many small town/county museums and I usually walk out unimpressed. This one was much... read more

Reviewed April 22, 2018
cheryl h
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Durham, North Carolina
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201 W Dixie Ave, Elizabethtown, KY 42701-1576
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Reviewed October 14, 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.

1  Thank loisaymett
Reviewed April 22, 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

1  Thank cheryl h
Reviewed March 7, 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

1  Thank jgbtravels
Reviewed January 22, 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.

1  Thank kodiak72
Reviewed December 6, 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.

1  Thank Robert P
Reviewed November 19, 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.

1  Thank dbhornback
Reviewed September 6, 2017

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

1  Thank Zac C
Reviewed June 21, 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.

1  Thank KentuckyJen
Reviewed June 6, 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.

1  Thank snowclown1
Reviewed May 22, 2017

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.

1  Thank Sheryl S
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