Home | Membership | Gift Shop | Publications | Links | County History | Museum | News & Events

 

The Robertson County History Museum opened to the public on January 7, 1993 and is currently located in the “Old Post Office” Building located in the Historic Downtown District of Springfield.

Vision & Mission

The chief purpose of the Museum is to collect and preserve items of historical importance to Robertson County, Tennessee. Other objectives are: to provide educational and entertaining exhibits, programs and activities for its citizens of all ages; to provide a learning center on Robertson County History for students in area schools; to provide a source for research in cooperation with Gorham-MacBane Public Library, Robertson County Archives, Robertson County Court House and Springfield City Hall; to provide an outlet for publications of the Robertson County Historical Society.

Hours

Wednesday - Friday

10:00am - 4:00pm

Saturday - By Appointment with one weeks notice

615-382-7173

 

Admission

Adults $4.00

Seniors & Groups $2.00

Students $1.00

RCHS Members Free

 

 

D I R E C T I O N S

The museum is located in the former U. S. Post Office Building at 124 6th Avenue West, just off the Court Square, in Springfield, Tennessee. Take Highway 41 (Memorial Boulevard) to Springfield. At red light #8 take Highway 49 West (5th Avenue) to the Court Square. Go past the Court House and turn left at the 4-way stop on Locust Street. Go 1 block to museum on left at the corner of 6th Avenue and Locust.

From I-65 & I-24

From I-65 - Exit 98 to Millersville/Springfield: Turn left off exit ramp and go south for 0.4 miles. Turn right on ramp at sign reading US-41 North. Go Northwest for approximately 14 miles (41N will become Memorial Boulevard) to red light #8 (5th Avenue). Turn left on Highway 49 West (5th Avenue) to the Court Square. Go past the Court House and turn left at the 4-way stop on Locust Street. Go 1 block to museum on left at the corner of 6th Avenue and Locust.

From I-65 - Exit 112 to Gallatin/Cross Plains: Exit ramp onto Hwy 25 and go West. Continue West on Hwy 25 until you reach the stop sign at the Hwy 25/Hwy 49 intersection (approximately 8 miles). Go Southwest on Hwy 49 (straight ahead) for approximately 5 miles to the intersection of Hwy 49 and Hwy 41 at red light #8. Go straight across Hwy 41 (Memorial Blvd.) to the Court Square. Go past the Court House and turn left at the 4-way stop on Locust Street. Go 1 block to museum on left at the corner of 6th Avenue and Locust.

From I-24 - Exit 35 to Springfield/Joelton: Exit ramp onto Hwy 431 and go North for 13.9 miles. Turn left on Hwy 41 (Memorial Blvd) and go to red light #8 (5th Avenue). Turn left on Highway 49 West (5th Avenue) to the Court Square. Go past the Court House and turn left at the 4-way stop on Locust Street. Go 1 block to museum on left at the corner of 6th Avenue and Locust.

 

 
Copyright © 2008 Robertson County Historical Society
Last modified: February, 2010