Elizabethtown, Kentucky

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Elizabethtown, Kentucky, USA

Attractions in Elizabethtown, Kentucky

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Brown-Pusey House

    128 North Main Street
    Elizabethtown, KY 42701
    270-765-2515
    Built in 1825, this was the town's first safe haven for travelers. It hosted General Custer's and Jenny Lind in the 1870's. This Georgian mansion houses The Pusey Room Museum, a genealogical library,...
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Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Site

    2995 Lincoln Farm Road & 7120 Bardstown Road
    Hodgenville, KY 42748
    Located 3 Miles South of Hodgenville
    270-358-3137
    Lincoln's humble beginnings can be better understood because of the symbolic early 19th century Kentucky cabin, housed within a Neo-classic Memorial Building, at the site of his birth. The...
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  • Lincoln Statue

    Lincoln Square
    Hodgenville, KY 42748
    270-358-3163
    Sculpted by Artist Adolph A. Weinman of New York, the bronze Lincoln Statue sits on pink granite. An exact replica is located on the campus of the University of Wisconsin.
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Museums & Galleries

  • Emma Reno Conner Black History Gallery

    602 Hawkins Drive
    Elizabethtown, KY 42701
    Located on US-31 West near I-65
    270-769-5204 or 270-765-7653
    This collection of photos, articles and biographies tells many of the untold stories, memories, achievements and contributions of the countless number of great Black Americans. This gallery features...
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  • Lincoln Museum, The

    66 Lincoln Square
    Hodgenville, KY 42748
    National Historic District in Downtown Hodgenville
    270-358-3163
    Situated three miles from Abraham Lincoln's birthplace on Sinking Spring Farm, the Lincoln Museum is "Kentucky's official Lincoln Museum." The Lincoln Museum's main exhibits include 12 historically...
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  • Patton Museum of Cavalry and Armor

    133 Gold Vault Road
    Elizabethtown, KY 40121
    Fort Knox Military Reservation
    502-943-8977
    The Patton Museum not only offers insight into General George S. Patton's accomplishments and legacy but features a collection of more than 200 tanks and armored vehicles, which include French and...
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  • Swope's Cars of Yesteryear Museum

    1100 North Dixie Avenue
    Elizabethtown, KY 42701
    Just off of I-62 on US 31 West North
    270-765-2181
    This museum displays beautiful antique and classic automobiles for the public to observe including a 1914 Ford Model T Runabout, 1922 Dodge Touring Car, 1939 Rolls Royce and many others.
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