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The Filson Historical Society will close at 12:00 p.m. on Friday, April 19, 2019

Upcoming Events at The Filson:

Panel Discussion: The People and Places of the Russell Neighborhood | Thursday, April 25

Navigating Change Then and Now | Tuesday, April 30

The Gertrude Polk Brown Lecture Series - Spying on the South | Wednesday, May 22

The Filson Historical Society, founded in 1884, is a privately-supported historical society dedicated to preserving the history of Kentucky and the Ohio Valley Region. 

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