Lawrence County Museum of History

It’s “Visit Indiana Week”

Celebrate #WaybackWednesday with us here in Lawrence County and experience the rich history that we house.

Lawrence County Museum of History
This special museum resides in a 100-year-old limestone building and holds exhibits and artifacts precious to Lawrence County history. Inside the 2,400 sq. ft. gallery, you will see limestone exhibits and artifacts with carvings from local artisans, as well as, a wide array of memorabilia and historical lore from the region.

Spring Mill State Park
Pioneer Village – Restored in 1914, the settler village features over 20 historic buildings to explore. The Grist Mill, powered by water, still works today, and if you visit upstairs, you will find 1800s memorabilia.
Grissom Memorial – Mitchell native, Virgil I. “Gus” Grissom was one of the original Mercury Seven astronauts. The exhibit features the Molly Brown spacecraft, his space suit and many other artifacts from his early life to his time at NASA.

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Lawrence County Museum of History

  • There will be an informational meeting on February 15 at 5:30 pm at the Little Theatre of Bedford. It is recommended that those auditioning should attend. 
  • Auditions to play a part in Beauty & the Beast will be on February 18 and 19 at the Lawrence County Museum of History. 
  • For your audition, LTB asks that you provide an approximately 1-minute long song excerpt to sing a capella. To sign up for an audition slot, click here. 
  • The show will be put on at the Little Theatre of Bedford in May.