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History Museum in downtown E-town

Had a chance to visit the museum and get a tour by Elvin Smith Jr - resident Hardin Co historian... read more

Reviewed October 27, 2012
Hyacinth B
Cincinnati, Ohio
Great outing

Brought the kids here from Ft Knox, to learn more about the local area. My 5 year old loved the... read more

Reviewed July 13, 2012
Rachel G
Fort Knox, Kentucky
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201 W Dixie Ave, Elizabethtown, KY 42701-1576
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Reviewed October 27, 2012

Had a chance to visit the museum and get a tour by Elvin Smith Jr - resident Hardin Co historian It was great - i learned so much. I have been to the Oldest House Museum iin St. Augustine Fl before and the Hardin County...More

2  Thank Hyacinth B
Reviewed July 13, 2012

Brought the kids here from Ft Knox, to learn more about the local area. My 5 year old loved the general store exhibit and the log cabin replica. Great info about Abe Lincoln in the back. James, the museum volunteer, is a retired teacher and...More

4  Thank Rachel G
Reviewed July 11, 2012

My visit was preceded by over an hour in 100 degree heat and was less attentive than usual. Wish I could return and read all that was available. Probably could spend three hours or more if everything was read. Since town dates from pre-revolution Indian...More

1  Thank SteveHereNow
Reviewed July 10, 2009

This has to be one of the best "small town" museums I've ever visited. Professional looking and very interesting displays, very friendly, helpful and knowledgeable staff, a large selection of historic books to purchase, and a great genealogy room.

4  Thank Pop_Culture_Portal
Reviewed March 23, 2009

The Hardin County History Museum, in a old great building on Main Street next to the old State Theatre, was a pretty cool little museum. It started out with a big collection of arrowheads, and Indian tools and artifacts! There was an old log cabin...More

5  Thank ampd333
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