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Lexington History Center

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Address: 215 W. Main Street, Lexington, KY 40507
Phone Number: 859-254-0530
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12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Description: The area's newest attraction is housed inFayette Country's old courthouse...
The area's newest attraction is housed inFayette Country's old courthouse built in 1900.Explore the area's rich history through exhibits and lecture series. Open year-round daily noon to 4:00 p.m.; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays.
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A gem of a museum!

My family of 3 happened upon the museum in our walk around downtown Lexington right before it closed, and we were glad we went in. Whether you spend 1 hour or 3, this museum is... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 9, 2012
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Indialantic, FL
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Indialantic, FL
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45 reviews 45 reviews
26 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2012

My family of 3 happened upon the museum in our walk around downtown Lexington right before it closed, and we were glad we went in. Whether you spend 1 hour or 3, this museum is worth your time. Lexington has a very rich history that we would not have fully appreciated had it not been for the time spent in... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2012

surprisingly there is a lot to read that is very interesting as the museum is relatively small. We had only 2 hours but needed to spend 3 which meant that we missed a lot of what was on offer.

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