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Wayne County Historical Museum

1150 N a St, Richmond, IN 47374-3227
+1 765-962-5756
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Amazing museum

This is a museum full of everything to light up your imagination from an Egyptian mummy to antique... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
CrzyHen3
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Spring Valley, Ohio
What a gem. excellent

I don't usually give 5 stars, but this museum is such a treat. So many different things I can't... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
Penny F
,
Fayetteville, Georgia
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“local history” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1150 N a St, Richmond, IN 47374-3227
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+1 765-962-5756
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a museum full of everything to light up your imagination from an Egyptian mummy to antique cars and so much in between. Visiting this museum will not disappoint visitors. Staff is great and grounds are beautiful.

Thank CrzyHen3
Reviewed 11 August 2017

I don't usually give 5 stars, but this museum is such a treat. So many different things I can't begin to tell you. From a mummy to the 1st flying car . They did a wonderful job on displays and info about the items. Staff...More

Thank Penny F
Management response:Responded 15 August 2017

Thanks for your kind words. The staff puts their passions into everything they do. Also our great volunteers makes it all work.

Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

I visit the museum often with kids from my job. I love that it is kid friendly and has interactive things for kids to do. It is also a great place to go back in time.

Thank Pam T
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We were visiting family a d they took us to thus museum and the kids really enjoyed it. They have a mummy and it was really cool to see. I think the kids were having the most fun trying to find the hidden mummies throughout...More

Thank LindsayNjoe429
Reviewed 17 July 2017

What an interesting, diverse and comprehensive collection of cool stuff!!! Fromt he old cars to the mummy to the doll house to the ladies' dresses from different nations, to the myriad other neat exhibits. I thoroughly enjoyed slowly lingering over every piece. Well done!!

Thank ren b
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We were visiting in town and had a rainy day. While looking for something indoors to do we came across this gem. Full of interesting artifacts including stone age tools, old cars and even an Egyptian mummy! They have a 'town' set up in the...More

Thank BritVeggie
Reviewed 15 June 2017

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

Thank 3geetars
Management response:Responded 19 June 2017

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
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