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.
Join us for the 37th Annual MCHC Garage Sale! Friday, June 15 from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM, Saturday, June 16 from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM. 1300 S. Patterson Drive behind Catalent Pharma Solutions.Read More
WORKSHOP (free!) Old-Time Music – The Legacy of Joe Dawson led by Grey Larsen, Cindy Kallet, and Mark Feddersen When: Saturday, May 19, from 10am-12pm Where: Monroe County History Museum Bloomington fiddler Joe Dawson (1928-2012) carried and shared a t...Read More