Our History Museum and Research Center at 206 N Main Street in Owenton is open to the public for guided tours and genealogical research. Please call 502-484-2529 in advance of your visit or contact Larry Dale Perry at 502-514-3599 to schedule an appointment.
Donations of artifacts, family histories and old photos of local people and places are welcome. However, due to our limited space, artifacts offered for donation must be reviewed by our acquisition committee. Please contact Larry Dale Perry to arrange for examination of your articles.
Larry Dale Perry- President
Marlene Wainscott- Vice President
Peggie Tisch Rollins- Secretary
Christina Murphy - acting Treasurer
Bonnie Strassell- Reporter
Bobby Gibson - Sergeant at Arms
Tom Strassell - Sergeant at Arms
Ruth Ann Hazlett
Regular meetings are held the second Thursday of each month at the I.O.O.F. Lodge hall located at 141 West Seminary Street, Owenton, Ky. Everyone is invited to attend. Meetings begin at 6:30 p.m. with a period of fellowship and refreshments followed by the program of the month at 7:00.
Board Meetings are held on the 4th Thursday of every other month beginning in February at 6:30 p.m. at the Odd Fellows' Hall.
Membership dues are $25 per person annually for a single membership and $40 for a family membership. Please remit to the Owen County Historical Society, 206 N Main St, Owenton, KY 40359. Please join us in our efforts to preserve the history of Owen County for future generations.