The Monroe County Historical Society welcomes you to beautiful Bloomington located in the rolling hills of Southern Indiana. Our History Center offers both permanent and rotating exhibits throughout the year giving Monroe County residents and visitors of all ages a chance to experience what life in Monroe County was like for diverse people at different times and to connect these stories with our lives today. We also offer a local history/genealogical Research Library and a museum store.
Explore the stories that have outlived the deceased at one of Bloomington’s most historic cemeteries. What legends lie hidden in Rose Hill Cemetery? Explore the stories that have outlived the deceased at one of Bloomington’s first city cemeteries. The M...Read More
Celebrate the triumphs of Bloomington’s African American citizens and the vast accomplishments they have achieved throughout the county’s two hundred years. June 1 – October 12, 2018Read More