Tales from the Museum Crypt, October 26

Join the Museums of Historic Hopkinsville-Christian County for a spooky downtown walking tour. Next Friday, October 26, we will haunt the streets for Tales from the Museum Crypt. Learn some of Hoptown’s strangest, most bizarre, and darkest stories. From murder and mystery to tragedy and scandal – this tour is sure to put a local.. read more →

18 Oct 2018
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Legend of the Bell Witch, October 31

Make your Halloween more frightful with the Museums of Historic Hopkinsville-Christian County! Join us Halloween night at 5:30pm, immediately following Downtown Trick-or-Treat, at the Pennyroyal Area Museum for William T. Turner’s recounting of the Legend of the Bell Witch. This haunting account of a poltergeist-like spirit who terrorized the family of John Bell in nearby.. read more →

03 Oct 2018
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Tuesday at the Town Clock

The Museums of Historic Hopkinsville-Christian County and the Hopkinsville Fire Department present Tuesdays at the Town Clock. This monthly story hour kicks off on Tuesday, September 4 at 10:30am at the Woody Winfree Fire-Transportation Museum and will be the first Tuesday of each month following. Local firefighters will read a story and introduce kids to some.. read more →

15 Sep 2018
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History on Tap

The Museums of Historic Hopkinsville-Christian County and Hopkinsville Brewing Company have partnered together for a new series: History on Tap. This program series will be held at Hopkinsville Brewing Company and will feature presentations from history lovers about a variety of topics related to local and regional history. All programs will be free to attend... read more →

12 Sep 2018
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Supper in the Cemetery, September 27

Tour the tombstones with the Museums of Hopkinsville! We will kick off the Hoptown Harvest Festival with a Supper in the Cemetery on Thursday, September 27 at 5pm. Enjoy a traditional boxed supper in Riverside Cemetery before convening inside the Riverside Chapel. There, we will hear from folks who have made contributions to Christian County’s.. read more →

11 Sep 2018
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Motown at the Museum, June 30

Saturday, June 30 Doors open at 6:30pm. Show starts at 7:30pm Click Here to Buy Tickets Now! Or buy tickets in person at the Visitors Center, 1730 E. 9th Street Join us as we move and groove to the sounds of the 1960s! This fundraising event will be held in the emptied Pennyroyal Area Museum.. read more →

29 May 2018
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Renovations Underway!

The Museums of Historic Hopkinsville-Christian County is thrilled to announce that the Pennyroyal Area Museum is getting a makeover! With up to $1 million provided by the transient room tax put in place by Christian County Fiscal Court, the Museums of Historic Hopkinsville-Christian County is renovating the old Post Office, the home of the Pennyroyal.. read more →

03 Apr 2018
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Edgar Cayce Hometown Seminar, March 16-18, 2018

Purchase Tickets! Join us at Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park outside Edgar Cayce’s hometown for a weekend full of learning, fellowship, and self-discovery. This year, we welcome Dr. J.P. Amontè as our featured speaker. A lifelong student of the Edgar Cayce readings, Dr. Amontè is the Lead Clinician for the A.R.E. Health Center & Spa in Virginia Beach... read more →

10 Dec 2017
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Pennyrile Polar Express, December 9

Feel the spirit of the season centered around the wonder of trains on Saturday, December 9, 2017 at the 13th Annual Pennyrile Polar Express! Historic East 9th Street will be transformed into a winter wonderland with train station stops that feature free activities sponsored by local businesses. Located on East 9th Street from Main Street to.. read more →

16 Nov 2017
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Pennyroyal Area Museum Exhibit Design and Fabrication Request for Proposals

Click the link below for the Request for Proposals for exhibit design and fabrication of the main gallery of the Pennyroyal Area Museum. architectural design, inspection, and construction supervision services to be performed for the Pennyroyal Area Museum Rehabilitation Project. MHHCC_RFP_designfab_ForDistribution 10_13_17 MHHCC_InterpretivePlan_072817b_FINAL Questions regarding the attached Request for Proposals may be directed to Alissa.. read more →