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Knox County Historical Society Museum

Knox County Historical Society Museum

875 Harcourt Road, Mount Vernon 43050

(740) 393-5247
[email protected]
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The museum represents many aspects of Knox County's history, including industry, arts and entertainment, transportation, and communication. Specific exhibits tell the story of our educational religious, business, military, industrial, financial, social, and cultural institutions. The museum features notable collections of 19th century Cooper farm engines, area post office and telephone history, locally made quilts and coverlets. Memorabilia of comedian Paul Lynde and composer and minstrel Daniel Decatur Emmett are also on display. Tours welcome by appointment. An admission donation is appreciated.

Opening hours

Opening hours

Monday
By Appointment
Tuesday
By Appointment
Wednesday
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Thursday
02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Friday
02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Saturday
02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Sunday
02:00 PM - 04:00 PM