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.
The 1966-1967 IU football team went 1-8-1. The next year they faced #1 ranked USC in the 1968 Rose Bowl. The History Center will be commemorating the 50th anniversary of this magical season on September 23rd at 9am, prior to IU vs. Georgia Southern. Several fo...Read More
A monthly showcase of local music performances. The concert is the second Saturday of each month 11:00am at the Monroe County History CenterRead More