The Monroe County Historical Society was founded in 1905.
It is currently housed in Bloomington’s old Carnegie Library
building, now known as the Monroe County History Center at
202 E 6th St, Bloomington. The History Center is dedicated to exploring and presenting the genealogy, history and artifacts of
Monroe County, Indiana. It provides an accessible learning environment for all to enjoy.
The Monroe County History Center is "home base"
for the Bloomington Garden Club's annual Garden Walk each
year and also hosts the annual Flower Show during the
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