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Monroe County Heritage Museum

Monroe County Heritage Museum

The Old Courthouse Museum houses the headquarters of the Monroe County Heritage Museum, a conglomerate of many local historic sites.

The beautiful old Courthouse on the town square, which now houses the Monroe County Heritage Museums, served as a model for the famed courtroom scene from "To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee, a Monroeville native.

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