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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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THE place visit in Bardstown

The Civil War Museum was the best in detail for the Western Theater of the American Civil War. It... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
jeffery192
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Columbus, Ohio
Very good civil war museum

We decided to visit here since it is titled as the war on the western front. It just keeps going... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Clarence D
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Louisville, Kentucky
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  • Average9%
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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 3 days ago

The Civil War Museum was the best in detail for the Western Theater of the American Civil War. It continues to evolve and improve. The associated museums expands the opportunities for learning about the civil war, colonial Kentucky and their newest addition covers each war...More

Thank jeffery192
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to visit here since it is titled as the war on the western front. It just keeps going on and on inside. Lots of things I have never seen.

Thank Clarence D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Old Bardstown Village is a look back at life in the log cabin era of the settling of Kentucky. Very well done as is interesting

Thank Richard J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed this museum. We learned so much and the exhibits were extremely interesting. To do this justice, plan on spending a few hours as there is quit a bit of reading that gives facts and statistics. Very informative. I would recommend this for...More

Thank AAKPT
Reviewed 1 week ago

this event is worth the time you spend in the rooms looking and reading about the civil war . lots of interesting items

Thank Robert E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very well organized and quite informative. Too much to digest in one visit so plan to visit again. The village is also nice and included in the ticket price as is the war museum that covers WWI, WWII, the Koran War and the Vietnam War.

Thank pprff
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great for history buffs of all ages. One price gets you into 4 museums and sites and us good for 2 days.

Thank Penikay
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Lots of information about the civil war, the displays were very good and they had a few unique ones. They had out buildings you could go through, which also had some displays in those as well. There was several steps to get down to the...More

1  Thank 2acreshak
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

This museum has a good amount of Civil War artifacts and items from both the Confederate, and the Union. You pay one fee for four attractions: civil war museum, women of civil war museum, American wars through the years, and the Bardstown village. When we...More

1  Thank CRW77
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

While the day was somewhat dreary with light rain, we decided that Bardstown was a great place to visit and celebrate the Nation's birthday. Bardstown represents Kentucky's rich historical heritage. The village was representative of early history and while it was restored to the current...More

Thank Marlene152
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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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