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 Museum Hours: 12-5 PM
Tuesday-Saturday or by appt.
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DCHS SUMMER PROGRAM


The Daviess County Historical Society presents "Driving History," a bus tour of the county's ten historic markers and other places of interest August 10, 17, and 24. The tour meets at 1 PM each day at the Daviess County Museum and will last most of the afternoon. Tickets are free to DCHS members and $10 to non-members. Reservations are required. Call 257-0301 or 444-9360. Seats are limited to 14 per tour, and the bus is air-conditioned.

DCHS Quarterly Programs are presented by Daviess County Metal Sales and First Federal Savings Bank, with additional considerations from Terri Kelso Insurance, Wagler Mini-Barns, German American Bank, Gabhart Surveying, and First Financial Bank.

Daviess County, Indiana

212 E. Main Street,  Washington, Indiana in downtown Washington.  Main Street is one-way west.

Welcome to the Daviess County, IN, Historical Society. We are dedicated to preserving and recording the history of the county, assisting those with questions of a historical nature, and entertaining and educating guests who visit us in the museum. We are open to the public from noon-5 PM Tuesday through Saturday or by appointment

For daily news, photos, and more from our staff please check out our Facebook page.

NEW: Check out our YouTube channel for daily video blogs and more.

If you are interested in joining and supporting the cause, our membership application is here.

We are now offering Genealogy Research Services for Daviess County- for more information see our Services page.

Dean Dorrell, President



Civil War Roundtable

The Daviess County Civil War Roundtable meets on the third Monday of the month (except July and December) at 6:30 PM in the Museum to discuss Civil War related topics. Each month we have a feature presentation from one of our members or a guest speaker. Everyone is invited to join us. 

 

Monthly Gaming Group

Like tabletop board/card games? The Daviess County Museum is launching a monthly gamie day on the first Saturday of each month. Everyone is welcome to these informal, free, and fun days for all ages. Email us at dchsitory@sbcglobal.net if you'd like to join the mailing list.

The next game day is August 2nd. We will be featuring the worker-placement game Manhattan Project. .

Board meetings are held the last Tuesday of each month at 4:30 PM in the museum. .

Contact Information

 

Telephone
812 257-0301 or 812- 444-9360
Postal address
212 E. Main St. Washington, IN 47501
General email
dchistory@sbcglobal.net

 



 

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