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Three Forks Historical Center

Hwy 11/Broadway, Beattyville, KY
+1 606-464-5038
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Impressive Collection

I was surprised to find such an impressive collection of historical memorabilia in the small space... read more

Reviewed April 12, 2016
mommajude74
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Beattyville, Kentucky
Every Item Has a Story

Mrs. Brandenburg can tell you all about Beattyville! This asset of serves as a treasure... read more

Reviewed July 1, 2015
Khawla N
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Apr 12, 2016
“Impressive Collection”
Jul 1, 2015
“Every Item Has a Story”
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Hwy 11/Broadway, Beattyville, KY
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+1 606-464-5038
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Reviewed April 12, 2016

I was surprised to find such an impressive collection of historical memorabilia in the small space. Very interesting stories connected to the various items.

Thank mommajude74
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Reviewed July 1, 2015

Mrs. Brandenburg can tell you all about Beattyville! This asset of serves as a treasure conserving the history of Lee county and Beatyville. Every item has a story, and every story has a historical value that helps you picture the lifestyle and traditions of the...More

Thank Khawla N
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Reviewed July 1, 2015

Deidre Brandenburg is a great tourism director. She showed us the wonderful assets that are cherished in Lee County. I had an amazing time browsing the museum in Beattyville. Lee County played a very important role in America's history and the shaping of the Appalachian...More

Thank Andrea D
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Reviewed June 30, 2015

I arrived in the parking lot thinking, this place doesn't seem like a museum, nor does it seem obvious that it has anything of real value. As i walked in however, i was immediately blown away by the historical memorabilia that decorated the wall. Its...More

Thank BrysonMcCarthey
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Reviewed June 29, 2015

Bob, the owner of the place provided us with a great overview of the items in Lee County. One thing that stuck out to me was how authentic everything was . This small historical center in such a small county has so much history and...More

Thank Ad W
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Reviewed June 29, 2015 via mobile

First walking in, I was skeptical. The museum itself looked like a trailer full of antique items that had previously been sitting in an attic. However, it was the man who worked there, Bob, that really breathed life into the items that stood there. There...More

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Reviewed June 28, 2015

This place has a lot of interesting things, ranging from old war memorabilia and trophies, to ancient typewriters and Indian arrow heads. One particular piece of interest is the American Flag that was erected at half mast over Pearl Harbor after the attack in 1941.

Thank David N
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Reviewed June 28, 2015

This place is right on the Highway and easy to locate. The Museum a huge display of wide variety of things portraying the history of Lee County. The museum has a display of a kitchen showing lifestyle of people in Kentucky in 50's. There are...More

1  Thank Ishwar A
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Reviewed June 27, 2015

Mrs. Brandenburg is amazing! She was very hospitable and showed a true passion for her town and job. I was so surprised at the hidden gem that this tourism center was! This center has one of a kind historic items such as a Pear Harbor...More

Thank Lauren H
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Reviewed June 27, 2015

Stepping through the doors of this small building I did not expect much. However, I was blown away by the artifacts within the memorial museum. The stories behind each of these pieces of history were amazing. I could spend en entire day reading and learning...More

Thank Elizabeth H
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