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Bluegrass Heritage Museum

217 S Main St, Winchester, KY 40391-2455
+1 859-745-1358
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Great Source of Learning for Local History

A quaint little museum filled with local history. A historic building with a history of haunting... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2018
Brad W
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Winchester, Kentucky
Great Small Town Museum

The Bluegrass Heritage Museum does a great job of providing a historical glimpse into the history... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
Daniel I
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“civil war” (4 reviews)
“collection” (4 reviews)
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217 S Main St, Winchester, KY 40391-2455
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+1 859-745-1358
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Reviewed 28 January 2018

A quaint little museum filled with local history. A historic building with a history of haunting. Definitely worth your time if you have a few hours in the area.

1  Thank Brad W
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

The Bluegrass Heritage Museum does a great job of providing a historical glimpse into the history of Winchester and central Kentucky. It is a small town museum and mixed in with the displays on the Civil War or agricultural production in the area is a...More

2  Thank Daniel I
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Reviewed 8 July 2017

This old house was owned by a Dr. who did surgery on the top floor using sky lights for his lightning. The items displayed from the Civil War are very interesting for the history buffs of the world. It is a beautiful old home and...More

1  Thank Andrea D
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Reviewed 26 June 2017

The museum was very interesting with history of the local area and history of other things such as the phone.

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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
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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

1  Thank heartintennessee
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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
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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
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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
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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
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