Washington County Historical Museum

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Washington County Historical Museum From prehistoric times to the present, the story of Washington County is on display at the Historical Museum in Washington. Exhibits include typical rooms of homes and businesses from the days of yesteryear. As well as historic artifacts, the museum is the center for old newspapers, the originals and on microfilm, for genealogical research.

Hours: Mon. - Fri. 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Sun. 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Other times by appointment
Address: 216 Ballard Street
Phone: 785-325-2198
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