The Bullitt County History Museum

It Happened in ...

Each month Charles Hartley writes a column capturing glimpses of what happened in Bullitt County in different years. We are combining these into yearly pages, and links to those available are given below. Click on the year to select that page. To see these grouped by the months covered instead, follow this link.


The Bullitt County History Museum, a service of the Bullitt County Genealogical Society, is located in the county courthouse at 300 South Buckman Street (Highway 61) in Shepherdsville, Kentucky. The museum, along with its research room, is open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday; and from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Thursday. Admission is free. The museum, as part of the Bullitt County Genealogical Society, is a 501(c)3 tax exempt organization and is classified as a 509(a)2 public charity. Contributions and bequests are deductible under section 2055, 2106, or 2522 of the Internal Revenue Code. Page last modified: 04 Mar 2023 . Page URL: