The Washington Times-Herald

March 8, 2014

Historical Society program set to return


The Washington Times-Herald

---- — The Daviess County Historical Society quarterly program series returns March 22 with a special tour of the Daviess County Museum featuring a visit from three historic personalities, a soldier from George Rogers Clark’s company, President Abraham Lincoln, and a 19th-century schoolmarm.

Tours begin at 4 p.m. and new tours will be available at 15-minute intervals through 5:30 p.m.

Tickets for members of the DCHS cost $10 for singles and $15 for couples. The non-member price is $15 for singles and $25 for couples.

To reserve your tickets call 812-257-0301 or 812-444-9360, email dchistory@sbcglobal.net or visit the museum at 212 ½ E. Main St. in Washington. Reservations must include a designated tour time starting at 4 p.m. with each tour beginning at 15 minute intervals: 4:15 p.m., 4:30 p.m.; 4:45 p.m.: 5 p.m.; 5:15 p.m; 5:30 p.m.

Each tour will finish at the county historian reception in the Brooks Allen Art Gallery on the fourth floor. (Handicap facilities available).

All proceeds benefit the continuing mission of the Daviess County Historical Society to preserve and promote our local history.