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Events

Plan to join us for exciting and educational events taking place at the Joel Lane Museum House.

There are events designed for both the young and the young at heart. Everyone is sure to be entertained while learning about how fascinating history is.

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Mar
2
2018

THE TORTURED GENIUS OF EDGAR ALLAN POE, a talk by Elliot Engel

Dr. Elliot Engel will examine the bizarre and turbulent life of Poe to uncover the roots of his unique genius.

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Apr
12
2018

Lecture: “Isaac Hunter and His Tavern” by Belle Long

Belle Long presents a fascinating glimpse of Isaac Hunter, a mercurial man who had a small part in shaping the future of the state’s capital.

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May
3
2018

NEW LOCATION! Lecture: All in the Family: Diomed, Sir Archie, and Henry by Jim Beckwith

NEW LOCATION at the Mordecai Historic Park Visitor Center!

Just in time for the Kentucky Derby, Jim Beckwith explores how, in a remarkable forty years, from the close of the American Revolution to an omen of the Civil War, three generations of race horses made a great impact on America.

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What visitors say

Thank you for guiding us through the Joel Lane House. It was very interesting and fun. There was a door in the kitchen. What was it for? I wish we had more time. Thank you once again.

Kevin