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Bluegrass Heritage Museum

217 S Main St, Winchester, KY 40391-2455
+1 859-745-1358
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Jewel of the bluegrass

Winchester is very lucky to have the museum. The museum have history items from all over the... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2017
Brett C
Very enjoyable county museum

Local county and regional museums are a favorite for our family and the Bluegrass Heritage Museum... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2016
Burns, Tennessee
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24 Mar 2017
“Jewel of the bluegrass”
11 Oct 2016
“Very enjoyable county museum”
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Hours Today: 12:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
217 S Main St, Winchester, KY 40391-2455
+1 859-745-1358

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Reviewed 24 March 2017

Winchester is very lucky to have the museum. The museum have history items from all over the bluegrass area. The employees of the museum are full of information.

Thank Brett C
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Local county and regional museums are a favorite for our family and the Bluegrass Heritage Museum was a wonderful find. First of all the building is absolutely beautiful. So take plenty of time to enjoy the outside first. We were greeted by an engaging volunteer...More

Thank heartintennessee
Reviewed 8 December 2015

Thank you for hosting Thursday night with Don Pedi at the museum. It was a great time. Enjoyed all the displays. Exp the Homer Ledford workshop display.

Thank Dana M
Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

I visited with my children and we all loved it! We love history and we loved learning more about our little town. I recommend visiting the museum to everyone I know. There is an elevator for people to use if they can't climb the stairs...More

Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 30 September 2015

The museum is housed in an old hospital and has a variety of antique items on display. The surgical instruments from the early 1900's and other medical equipment fill the rooms. There is also a small gift shop where you can get relevant souvenirs. I...More

1  Thank Vicki G
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

I love the Blugrass Heritage Museum. It's got a little something for everyone. Their 2nd Thursday serirs are great and they also have Spring and Fall Trolley Tours. They have a Christmas Tree/Wreath contest. Everyone needs to visit.

1  Thank Joy C
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Exhibits are changed periodically. The staff is knowledgeable and if they don't know the answer they will do their best to find one out. Love that this Museum is in an old house which was once used as a hospital.

Thank Andrea S
Reviewed 13 June 2015 via mobile

Awesome. We went to Winchester for the Beer Cheese Festival, we'll be returning for the Bluegrass Heritage Museum.

Thank Screennamew
Reviewed 3 June 2015

If you're staying around/passing by Winchester go to the History Museum. Beautiful old house with interesting things to see and learn. Other things to do? Stop at the Clark County Tourist Info Center and get brochures on local things to do and a Free bottle...More

2  Thank KPdvmandJannieP
Reviewed 13 November 2014

Great scope of Clark County history. Well worth a visit. Isn't the Kentucky History Museum in Frankfort but interesting.

2  Thank IamJust_ME666
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