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Old Bardstown Village Civil War Museum

310 E Broadway St, Bardstown, KY 40004-1566
+1 502-349-0291
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A hidden gem!

We stumbled upon this collection of museums while browsing for things to do, and I’m so glad we... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Amber W
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Osan, South Korea
via mobile
Extensive museum of Civil War artifacts

We thought this museum would be a 15 minute in and out, but there were lots of things to look at... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
skoeper
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Nashville, TN
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310 E Broadway St, Bardstown, KY 40004-1566
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+1 502-349-0291
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We stumbled upon this collection of museums while browsing for things to do, and I’m so glad we did! The staff of the 4 sites you gain access to with the purchase of one ticket are fantastic. The exhibit mannequins are a little cheesy, but...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We thought this museum would be a 15 minute in and out, but there were lots of things to look at and read. I enjoyed how it was in chronological order, so you could see how battles developed and moved on.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Civil War Museum had excellent displays of Civil War memorabilia associated with many major battles and doctors and bands and drummer boys. In a separate building up the hill from the Museum is another part of the Museum containing a great emphasis on women...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed all the memorabilia and history displayed. A very well done and informative museum. Connected to other museums in Museum row and all included for one price.

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Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

Didn't have a lot of time with 6 year-old granddaughter. The 6 year old loved the village. I am into history and was amazed by the collection loaned by families in the area. Well worth the visit

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Reviewed 24 November 2017

The Civil War Museum we informative, and well laid out. The exhibits were varied and I especially liked the one about women who fought in battles, and others who supported the soldiers by making meals, bandages, as well as filling casings with gun powder. Many...More

1  Thank K F
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Reviewed 22 November 2017

Day out to Bardstown and visited the Civil War Museum and the Old Bardstown Village both worth a visit. Extremely good museum.

1  Thank sheilawraith
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

The Civil War Museum in Museum row in Bardstown KY has some quality Museums related to Bardstown and central Kentucky region. The Civil War Museum dealing primarily with the western theater of the Civil War has great exhibits and history that is well told and...More

1  Thank Gimletman
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

This was a wonderful part of our visit! We throughly enjoyed our visit. There was so much history information here it was a wonderful way to learn so many history facts we did not know. When we go back to Bardstown we will definately visit...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

A Lot of history to be learned, but did require a great deal of reading and consentration, which was difficult to do with small children running around.

1  Thank Sandra G
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Amy N
23 July 2017|
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Response from 2acreshak | Reviewed this property |
If I remember correctly kids under 5 are free. the prices are also on their website
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uhillenbrand
4 September 2015|
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Response from Ann S | Reviewed this property |
5 years and younger is free. 6-15 is $5. Have fun!
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