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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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Very informative

A Lot of history to be learned, but did require a great deal of reading and consentration, which... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sandra G
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Very interesting

A very informative museum - nit the biggest of places but very friendly staff & well put together... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Louise G
Kirkby-in-Ashfield, United Kingdom
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310 E Broadway St, Bardstown, KY 40004-1566
+1 502-349-0291
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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.

Thank Sandra G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very informative museum - nit the biggest of places but very friendly staff & well put together museum with fabulous artifacts & information. Well worth a visit.

Thank Louise G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a little trouble finding the museums, but they are just two blocks north of the town square. Was prepared to be underwhelmed and easily spent an average of an hour and a half at each of the four museum components. The Museum of the...More

Thank johnsI9946UT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This charming museum is worth a visit. If you're a buff you'll appreciate the level of detail and could spend a day there. Even if you aren't, plan on a couple of hours and expect to learn surprising new information about the period. We loved...More

Thank Toni A
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I am not a Civil War buff. With that said, if one wants to brush up on every battle I guess this is a good place to visit. The displays were really Old as in the Museums name. This will probably be one of my...More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

I was impressed by all the period artifacts from the time of the war. The museum is well set up and the displays are attractive. I am not a student of the period , but felt the information important. The time was certainly very difficult...More

1  Thank Hunt4game
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

The Civil War Museum is absolutely first-rate. At approximately 8,000 square feet, it's huge. In fact, because my wife and I tend to read everything, it took us a good chunk of one day and part of the next to see it all - but...More

Thank Phil1863
Reviewed 23 August 2017

There are a few different museums within a two block area. we paid for our ticket at the civil war museum which covers that one as well as a separate museum for regarding women in the civil war, another museum regarding American war in general...More

Thank kdpsgumby
Reviewed 20 August 2017

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 14 August 2017

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
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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
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!