Jefferson County Historical Society

© 2008 Jefferson County Historical Society
615 W. First St. :: Madison, Indiana 47250 :: (812) 265-2335 ::

Jefferson County Historical Society and Heritage Center, 
      Madison, Indiana

JCHS :: Plan a Visit ::


Heritage Center

heritage center

615 W. First St.
Madison, Indiana 47250
(812) 265-2335

Plan a Visit

Visit the Heritage Center and Railroad Museum

Madison is located approximately 50 minutes from Louisville, 90 minutes from Cincinnati, and 2 hours from Indianapolis. It’s a wonderful day trip or weekend getaway.

Check out the Madison Visitors Center for places to stay and other interesting things to see while you are here.

Madison Visitors Center
Madison Chamber of Commerce
Madison Bicentennial

From Cincinnati: Take I-275 to US 50 exit at Lawrenceburg, IN. Go west on US 50 (about 25 miles) to US 421 in Versailles. Go south on US 421 (27 miles) into downtown Madison.

From Indianapolis: Take I-65 south to the SR 46 exit at Columbus, IN. Take SR 46 east into downtown Columbus and then follow SR 7 south to downtown Madison.

From Louisville: Take I-65 north to SR 56 exit at Scottsburg. Follow SR 56 east into downtown Madison.

Once in downtown Madison….
We are located two short blocks south of Main St. (SR 56) at First and Mill streets, next to the Madison Visitor’s Center, and one block from the Ohio River.

Come Visit

MAY 1 through OCTOBER 31
Tuesday-Saturday :: 10am-4:30pm
Sunday and Monday :: Closed

Archives Research Library :: Tuesday and Thursday

*NOVEMBER – April *
Weekdays Only :: 10am-4:30pm

Closed for Christmas and New Years weeks


Members :: FREE
Non-Members :: $8
Group Rates :: $6 for 20 or more.