Heritage Day 2013

About Heritage Day 2013

Heritage Day at Johnson County Museum in Franklin is an entertaining day full of interactive exhibits, live music and hands-on activities for all ages! Meet Abraham Lincoln from 11AM-1PM, visit a Civil War encampment with costumed re-enactors, enjoy live fiddle music, watch a blacksmith, whittlers and weavers at work, sample apple butter made over an open fire and tour Hendricks cabin, a part of Johnson County history since the early 1800s. Children can make historical crafts, play traditional games and learn about Johnson County artifacts through the museum scavenger hunt. Heritage Day is part of the city of Franklin’s Fall Festival.The festivfal is free of charge and open to the public. For more information, contact the museum at 317-346-4500, or visit JohnsonCountyMuseum.org.