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The Filson Historical Society will open at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, February 24, 2020.

Upcoming Events at The Filson:

Sweet Taste of Liberty: A True Story of Slavery and Restitution in America | Thursday, February 27

The Ghosts of Eden Park | Thursday, March 5

Exhibit Opening - Women at Work: Venturing into the Public Sphere

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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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