The current Merrick County Historical Museum in Central City is located in the historic Traver House and is open to visitors from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily, Monday through Friday. There is no admission fee. (Independent / Josh Salmon) The new Merrick County Historical Museum at the corner ofRead More →

One of Dearborn’s iconic institutions, the Dearborn Historical Museum, 915 S. Brady St., celebrated a milestone on October 14: its 70th anniversary. Over the past 70 years, the Museum has remained an institution steeped in teaching the complex and fascinating history of the city, while maintaining strong ties to theRead More →

Year-long personal discovery and learning program to replace event due to pandemic AMBOY – A woman broke social norms to bring people together for the betterment of a community. A massive pandemic has swept the world; even reaching the corners of this small community. People from very different backgrounds haveRead More →

By Jennifer Corr After the North Shore Historical Museum closed in March due to the coronavirus pandemic, members of the museum’s board have been looking for a way to help residents continue to learn about the history of the area. They created an alternative to in-person experiences with “pop-up tours”.Read More →

To document the lives of Louisville residents experiencing the coronavirus pandemic, staff at the Louisville Historical Museum have initiated a project to collect memories of people’s experiences. The museum is researching photos and writings on daily life in Louisville when ordering a stay-at-home for its COVID-19 Experience project. “Our roleRead More →