Brown County History Center

Contact Info
Address:90 East Gould Street , Nashville, IN 47448

Located just northeast of the Courthouse, the History Center welcomes visitors with a wide front porch, rustic charm, and Brown County’s fascinating past. There are exhibit halls, a reconstructed log cabin room with a fireplace, gift shop, and environmentally-controlled areas for the collection and archive of important documents. Tour the facility and discover Brown County’s past!

A variety of spaces are available for receptions, rehearsal dinners, and catered events, including the Grand Hall with vaulted ceilings, polished oak floors, and a stunning view overlooking the Village of Nashville and the hills beyond. A warming kitchen is also available as well as a state-of-the-art sound and projection system to enhance events and musical performances.


2021 Hours
History Center open Tues, Wed, Fri, Sat from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Archive open Tues & Fri from 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Pioneer Village open May – November 7th
Daily hours: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Pioneer Village open to walk through and ask questions (as long as docent available to volunteer and weather allows).
Sundays, Barbara Livesey spins in the History Center’s Loom Room and shares interesting facts about Pioneer Village.


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Event Venues | History | Kid Friendly Activities | Self Guided