McDowell House - Museum, Apothecary and Gardens

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


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Plan Your Visit

Museum Tour

Visiting the Bluegrass area of Kentucky? McDowell House hosts visitors from all over the United States, and even the world! We have a meticulously restored historic house and pharmacy, hundreds of period antiques, a fascinating story, and personal tour guides waiting to welcome you!  

McDowell House - Museum, Apothecary and Gardens - Danville, KY
McDowell House School Field Trip

Field Trips

The McDowell House has been hosting field trips for decades and would love to have your class for a visit! Your students will receive a personally guided tour customized to their needs, with lots of facts about the period and gross medical tools. Questions encouraged! 

Virtual Tour

Curious? We hope that this sneak peek will entice you to make the trip to come see us in person!

McDowell House Museum Virtual Tour
Centre College Class Trip

Group Tours

McDowell House is pleased to host tourist groups, colleges, churches, clubs, or any larger groups (10+). 

Tours can be tailored to your group’s special interests or time requirements and can sometimes be operated outside of our normal hours.