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Wayne County Historical Museum

1150 N a St, Richmond, IN 47374-3227
+1 765-962-5756
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Its been 40 years since I been in this place, alot of historical things from automobiles, Civil... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Fountain City, Indiana
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This museum was a wonderful find. We went there by suggestion of Trip Advisor and were so pleased... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2017
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1150 N a St, Richmond, IN 47374-3227
+1 765-962-5756
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Its been 40 years since I been in this place, alot of historical things from automobiles, Civil War, Pottery, Gennet Records, carriages and so much more, even an Egyptian Mummy, a good place to just take your time, Oh, also a 1800s replica of Downtown...More

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Management response:Responded 4 days ago

Appreciate your review. The staff of the Museum try to do their best in making the Museum all that it can be. We love to hear such great comments. Spread the word about us. Thanks

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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

This museum was a wonderful find. We went there by suggestion of Trip Advisor and were so pleased. There is so much to see and very well put together. We really enjoyed the old vehicles that brought to life what it would've been like to...More

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Management response:Responded 10 April 2017

Thank you so much for your excellent review. We have a great collection but very few dollars to promote the Museum. We never have a disappointed guest.

Reviewed 27 March 2017

My two sisters and I stopped here on our way to Dayton, OH, just looking for something to do for a couple of hours. From the outside you would never think to find all the wonderful exhibits in this museum and I easily could have...More

Thank Marty P
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Fantastic museum. Make this your first priority when you visit Richmond or Wayne County. Thank you for sharing the history of your county, an amazing people from the area.

Thank TerraGary S
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Who would expect a mummy to be located in the small town of Richmond, Indiana? Well, there is not one but two mummies at this great museum, dedicated to recording the history of Wayne County. A must see if you are in town.

Thank Rachel H
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Have driven past this place many times. Parking in the back alley. This is a great museum. Classic cars, two mummies, history of Wayne Works, (made bus bodies) and much more.

Thank TerryHillman
Reviewed 20 October 2016

I have been to the museum only 3 times and do intend to go more and learn more about this city I've been living in for 12 yrs now. They take donations of items, I have donated a few small family heirlooms as they are...More

Thank Laila G
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We almost didn't go to this museum as the historical part of town seemed very run down. We are so glad though that we did. This museum is full of rich history and a huge variety of exhibits. The staff is extremely knowledgeable and friendly!...More

Thank heart2heaven
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Small community museum with a lot of history. The have classic cars, a mummy, carriages and more to much to list. Well worth a visit.

Thank jennifer l
Reviewed 12 September 2016

This museum is a jewel with one surprise after another. Very accessible to see most of the collections in a half day trip. They've items you might expect for an area that was one of the earliest settled in the state; however, an Egyptian mummy,...More

Thank Donna G
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