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Heritage Society At Sam Houston Park

Houston, Texas

Nestled in 19 acres of beautiful green parkland in the heart of downtown Houston, The...
Hermosa Beach Historical Society

Hermosa Beach, California

The Hermosa Beach Historical Society aims to preserve the rich young heritage of Hermosa...
Hershey Museum

Hershey, Pennsylvania

The Hershey Story guides visitors on a journey through Milton Hershey's lifetime and...
High Point Museum

High Point, North Carolina

The Museum is operated by the High Point Historical Society, a private, non-profit...
Highland County Museum And Heritage Center

McDowell, Virginia

First built as a residence in 1851, it served as a stagecoach stop, a hotel, and a Civil...
Hinsdale County Historical Society & Museum

Lake City, Colorado

The society's major function is to discover and collect material which may help to...
Historic Arkansas Museum

Little Rock, Arkansas

The Historic Arkansas Museum is a historic-site museum of Arkansas’ frontier days....
Historic Augusta Incorporated

Augusta, Georgia

Historic Augusta, Inc. is a private, nonprofit membership organization dedicated to the...
Historic Brattonsville

McConnells, South Carolina

Historic Brattonsville is a 775-acre historic site that includes a Revolutionary War...
Historic Camden Revolutionary War Site

Camden, South Carolina

Visitors may choose a guided or self-guided tour to learn about Camden's early history,...
Historic Crab Orchard Museum And Pioneer Park

Tazewell, Virginia

This elegant historic house (Higginbotham House Museum) contains colonial furnishings. (...
Historic Deerfield

Deerfield, Massachusetts

Step into early America as and tour Historic Deerfield’s eleven house museums....
Historic Landmarks Foundation Of Indiana

Indianapolis, Indiana

HLF, established by volunteers, ranks as the largest private statewide preservation group...
Historic London Town And Gardens

Edgewater, Maryland

Within the boundaries of this park was once the late 17th/early 18th-century town of...
Historic New Orleans Collection

New Orleans, Louisiana

The Historic New Orleans Collection is a museum, research center, and publisher dedicated...
Historic Rittenhousetown

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

At the heart of the thriving early industrial community known as RittenhouseTown, the...
Historic Ships In Baltimore

Baltimore, Maryland

In cooperation with the USS Constellation Museum, the Maritime Museum operates four...
Historic Southern Indiana

Evansville, Indiana

This heritage area contains numerous sites of historical significance, including...
Historic Wilmington Foundation

Wilmington, North Carolina

For 43 years, the Historic Wilmington Foundation has worked to preserve the architectural...
Historical Electronics Museum

Linthicum, Maryland

This museum showcases significant artifacts and literature throughout the history of the...
Historical Museum At Fort Missoula

Missoula, Montana

It is located on 32 acres at the core of historic Fort Missoula (1877-1947), an area...
Historical Society For Southeast New Mexico

Roswell, New Mexico

The stately home of Mr. and Mrs. James Phelps White, a Roswell Landmark since its...
Historical Society Of Baltimore County

Cockeysville, Maryland

The Baltimore County Almshouse, built in 1782, is the Historical Society of Baltimore...
Historical Society Of Cecil County

Elkton, Maryland

The Historical Society of Cecil County offers to visitors a research library, gallery...
Historical Society Of Cheshire County

Keene, New Hampshire

The Historical Society of Cheshire County offers a wide variety of activities for all...
Historical Society Of Delaware

Wilmington, Delaware

The Delaware History Center dominates the 500 block of Market Street Mall in downtown...
Historical Society Of Frederick County

Frederick, Maryland

Located in the "Crossroads of American History," the Museum of Frederick County...
Historical Society Of New Mexico

Santa Fe, New Mexico

Not only does the Historical Society of New Mexico provide a refuge for all of those...
Historical Society Of Old Randolph

Randolph, New Jersey

Along with the township’s Landmarks Committee, the HSOR oversees the Randolph...
Historical Society Of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The Society's building, designed by Addison Hutton and listed on the City of Philadelphia...
Historical Society Of Rockland County

New City, New York

Comprised of four structures, a 7,200-square-foot museum of Rockland history and three...
Historical Society Of Washington D.C.

Washington, District Of Columbia

Located in the historic Carnegie Library building, the Historical Society of Washington...
History Center

Diboll, Texas

The History Center uses exhibits to showcase some of our vast collections of documents...
History Center In Tompkins County

Ithaca, New York

In order to accomplish this mission we preserve and encourage access to The History...
History Museum For Springfield Greene County

Springfield, Missouri

Originally housed in downtown Springfield, the History Museum found its first "real...
History Museum Of Western Virginia

Roanoke, Virginia

This Roanoke Valley history museum has an extensive and unique collection of artifacts....
History Museum of Western Virginia

Roanoke, Virginia

Located in downtown Roanoke, the History Museum of Western Virginia covers centuries of...
Hoard Historical Museum

Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin

Over 1400 volumes line the shelves of the Lincoln Era Library, connecting Abraham Lincoln...
Hoboken Historical Museum & Cultural Center

Hoboken, New Jersey

The Hoboken Historical Museum advances the understanding and exploration of Hoboken...
Hoggatt School

Ames, Iowa

The first schoolhouse in the vicinity was built in 1862 to serve area residents before...
Holland Land Office Museum

Batvia, New York

Before the territory could be opened up for settlement, it was necessary to obtain land...
Hollywood Historical Society

Hollywood, Florida

The Historical Society has over 18,000 items in its collection covering Hollywood's...
Homestead National Monument

Beatrice, Nebraska

The Homestead Act of 1862 has been called one the most important pieces of Legislation in...
Hopewell Museum

Paris, Kentucky

Currently, the museum features changing exhibits on the art and history of Bourbon County...
Hotel Halbrook Railroad And Local History Museum

Dickson, Tennessee

The first floor lobby and an upstairs hotel room have been furnished to represent the...
Houston Fire Museum

Houston, Texas

Experience what it was like for a 1950's fireman to recieve a fire call! With a working...
Howard County Historical Society Museum

Kokomo, Indiana

The mission of the HCHS is to collect, provide physical protection for, and make...
Hudson River Museum & Glenview Mansion

Yonkers, New York

Contemporary collections spill into the 15,000-square-foot addition. The Andrus...
Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area

Albany, New York

Revolutionary War stories, famous residences, scenic parks and gardens, and landscape...
Hunt Morgan House

Lexington, Kentucky

The Hunt-Morgan House, historically known as Hopemont, was built by John Wesley Hunt in...
Hutchinson County Historical Museum

Borger, Texas

The Hutchinson County Museum is a regional history museum in the Texas Panhandle. Our...
Idaho State Capitol

Boise, Idaho

Located in the heart of downtown Boise and constructed in the classical style of our...
Imlay City Historical Museum

Imlay City, Michigan

Imlay City Historical Museum also hosts several events throughout the year. The Imlay...
Imperial Calcasieu Museum

Lake Charles, Louisiana

The Historic Exhibit is a permanent exhibit with rotating artifacts depicting life from...
Independence Heritage Museum

Independence, Oregon

Independence and the surrounding area were originally occupied by the Kalapuyan Indians....
Indiana Historical Society

Indianapolis, Indiana

This organization encourges both members and visitors to utilize the resources and...
Indiana State Museum

Indianapolis, Indiana

Constructed completely from Indiana materials including limestone, sandstone, steel,...
Indiana World War Memorial Plaza Historic District

Indianapolis, Indiana

Construction began on the Indiana World War Memorial Plaza in 1919 to honor the American...
Indianapolis Museum Of Art

Indianapolis, Indiana

One of the 10 oldest general art museums in the country, the Indianapolis Museum of art...
International Bowling Museum And Hall Of Fame

St. Louis, Missouri

More than 95 million people enjoy bowling, in 90 countries spanning 6 continents! Bowling...
International Spy Museum

Washington, District Of Columbia

The International Spy Museum opened in Washington, DC on July 19, 2002. It is the only...
Iowa Museum Association

Cedar Falls, Iowa

The Iowa Museum Association works with Iowa Museums to improve educational programs,...
Iron County Historical Society & Museum

Arcadia, Missouri

On June 26, 1974, a meeting sponsored by the Arcadia Valley Woman´s Study Club was...
Iron Hill Museum

Newark, Delaware

The Delaware Academy of Science operates this museum of local history housed in a former...
J.m. Davis Arms And Historical Museum

Claremore, Oklahoma

John Monroe Davis received his first gun at the age of 7. That was the start of his...
James D. Roberts House

Carson City, Nevada

Many residences and other buildings were moved from mining boomtown to mining boomtown...
Jean Lafitte National Historical Park And Preserve

New Orleans, Louisiana

The six sites of Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve offer something for...
Jefferson Historical Society

Jefferson, Wisconsin

The museum includes a collection of Native American arrowheads, an exhibit of stuffed...
Jefferson National Expansion Memorial

St. Louis, Missouri

Thomas Jefferson’s vision of the spread of freedom and democracy from “sea to...
Jenks Park And Cogswell Tower

Central Falls, Rhode Island

Originally the site of an Indian observation point used during the late-seventeenth-...
Jennings County Historical Society

Vernon, Indiana

The society is housed the North American House, built by Mr. Thomas J. Storey in 1838....
Jerome Historical Society & Mine Museum

Jerome, Arizona

Once the fourth largest city in the Arizona Territory, Jerome boasted a population of...
Jerusalem Mill

Kingsville, Maryland

A 318 acre tract of land was patented to Nicholas Hempstead and John Walley in 1687, and...
Jewish Museum Of Maryland

Baltimore, Maryland

The Associated Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore runs this museum about the Jewish...
Jimmy Carter National Historic Site

Plains, Georgia

Whether you are a Carter enthusiast, a researcher, or just curious how a small town...
John Nicholas Brown Center

Providence, Rhode Island

The John Nicholas Brown Center is located in the historic Nightingale-Brown House on the...
Johnson County Museum Of History

Franklin, Indiana

The museum houses over 10,000 photographs, documents, and other various artifacts...
Johnston County Heritage Center

Smithfield, North Carolina

On display are some of the Heritage Center's most valuable artifacts: an original copy of...
Jonesborough Washington County History Museum And Archives

Jonesborough, Tennessee

Founded in 1982, the Jonesborough/Washington County History Museum and Archives collects...
Joplin Museum Complex

Joplin, Missouri

The Everett J. Ritchie Tri-State Mineral Museum boasts one of the world's most...
Judiciary History Center

Honolulu, Hawaii

Built by King Kamehameha V in 1874, the Judiciary History Center features exhibits and...
Kalaupapa National Historical Park

Kalaupapa, Hawaii

Kalaupapa National Historical Park was established on December 22, 1980. Now more than...
Kaller Historical Documents

Marlboro, New Jersey

The company appeared in "The Guinness Book of World Records" in 1995 for the...
Kansas Museum Of History

Topeka, Kansas

Award-winning exhibits on the state's colorful past fill the spacious main gallery at the...
Keeneland Racetrack

Lexington, Kentucky

Lexington, the heart of Kentucky "bluegrass," has been renowned for two...
Kell House Museum

Wichita Falls, Texas

The Museum features distinctive architecture designed by the local firm of Jones and...
Kenilworth Historical Museum & Research Center

Kenilworth, Illinois

The Kenilworth Historical Society was founded in 1922 to preserve and present the history...
Kennebunkport Historical Society

Kennebunkport, Maine

KHS serves as the primary historical resource for Kennebunkport. The collection of...
Kenosha History Center

Kenosha, Wisconsin

The Kenosha History Center includes two museum galleries: The Yesteryear Gallery and the...
Kentucky Derby Museum

Louisville, Kentucky

The museum consists of two floors of exhibit space, including a 360-degree theater that...
Kentucky Museum

Bowling Green, Kentucky

Located on the Western Kentucky University campus, this two-floor museum features...
Kern County Museum

Bakersfield, California

In addition to the many displays of Bakersfield history, walking through the park,...
King Ranch

Kingsville, Texas

The King Ranch Museum's permanent collections include: Toni Frissell's award-winning...
Klondike Gold Rush Seattle Unit National Historical Park

Seattle, Washington

The Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park Visitor Center offers visitors a chance...
Knox County Historical Society

Mount Vernon, Ohio

In addition to housing permanent collections, a research library and publishing an...
Koester House Museum

Marysville, Kansas

Still luxuriously furnished with the Koester belongings, including family portraits,...
Kona Historical Society Museum

Kealakekua, Hawaii

The building was constructed from native stones and lime mortar made from burned coral....
La Crosse Riverside Museum

La Crosse, Wisconsin

In 1870, the steamboat War Eagle burned and sank at the docks in La Crosse. The Riverside...
Laconia Historical & Museum Society

Laconia, New Hampshire

The Laconia Historical and Museum Society is a private, non-profit organization dedicated...
Lake Champlain Maritime Museum

Vergennes, Vermont

Focusing on the maritime history and nautical archaeology of the Champlain Valley, the...