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Van Lear Historical Society Miners' Museum

78 Millers Crk, Van Lear, KY 41265-8436
+1 606-789-8540
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Visit to Butcher Holler

We went to visit Loretta Lynn's Birthplace. On the way back down we stopped at the Coal Miners... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2016
Stephanie C
via mobile
Alot of history

Its a pretty good exhibit, it was just getting ran down. I was suprised to find that there was a... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2012
medic803
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Allen, Kentucky
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"Eastern Kentucky's Premier Coal-Mining Community of the 1920's and 1930's"
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12 Jun 2016
“Visit to Butcher Holler”
17 May 2012
“Alot of history”
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78 Millers Crk, Van Lear, KY 41265-8436
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+1 606-789-8540

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Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

We went to visit Loretta Lynn's Birthplace. On the way back down we stopped at the Coal Miners Musuem in Van Lear. I am so glad we decided to stop. We received a ton of history on Van Lear and the Coal Mines. We paid...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2012

Its a pretty good exhibit, it was just getting ran down. I was suprised to find that there was a soda "jerk-bar" that had been saved from a local phamacmy and moved there. The display and exhibits were nice, but lice a lot in the...More

2  Thank medic803
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
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