Franklin, Kentucky

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Franklin, Kentucky, USA

Attractions in Franklin, Kentucky

Libraries & Research Centers

  • Kentucky Confederate Studies Archives

    6040 Bowling Green Road
    Franklin, KY 42134
    Octagaon Hall Museum
    270-586-9343
    Located in the unique pre-Civil War Octagon Hall, the only eight-sided brick building in Kentucky, this museum contains an abundance of Confederate information and documents in its archives.
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  • Simpson County Archives & Museum

    206 North College Street
    Franklin, KY 42134
    270-586-4228
    Located in the historic old jail, this facility contains an extensive collection of records and documents from the old circuit and county courts. A genealogical library and genealogical collection...
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Museums & Galleries

  • African American Heritage Center

    500 Jefferson Street
    Franklin, KY 42134
    Harristown Historic District
    270-586-0099
    Visit the Center and gain an increased understanding of the life of African Americans. This research center and museum contains historical artifacts, memorabilia, exhibits, documents, and files on...
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  • Gallery on the Square

    110 North Main Street
    Franklin, KY 42134
    Downtown Franklin
    270-586-8055
    Come view one of six rotating art exhibits, or browse through the original art and unique crafts for sale by Kentucky artisans. This gallery also offers workshops and classes, as well as holding...
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