African American Heritage Center

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500 Jefferson St.
Franklin KY 42135

Museum of local black history in a restored Victorian home: a cultural and educational facility designed to echo the events of the past, reflect on activities of the present, and preserve these events for future generations. Its activities and programs highlight the profound contributions and heritage of African Americans' rich history. Its purpose is to enhance, through appropriate programs, genealogical research, and workshops and activities, an understanding of the life of African Americans.
Located in Franklin's Harristown Historic District (listed on the National Register of Historic Places.) 

General Information
  • Guided Tours
  • Handicap Accessible