McDowell House - Museum, Apothecary and Gardens

125 S 2nd St, Danville, KY 40422
(859) 236-2804


Book Tour for Available Times

McDowell House Museum

Welcome to McDowell House

McDowell House Museum is an 1800s historic house with a fascinating story, an apothecary and two gardens. This National Historic Landmark site is the former home and office of pioneering surgeon Dr. Ephraim McDowell. We are open year-round for public tours, group tours, and field trips.

We also run seasonal tours of Constitution Square Historic Site and have a unique gift shop.

We Are Open!

We are open again for tours starting March 1st.

Constitution Square

 Gift Shop Open March-December, Tours Will Restart in Spring