Welcome to Bracken County Historical Society's Website
We hope to provide you with useful
information about our society as well
as our county.
Located on the banks of the Ohio River,
Bracken County was formed in 1796 from
parts of Mason County and Campbell County.
The county seat is Brooksville.
Bracken County Historical Society
P.O. Box 307
Brooksville, Kentucky 41004
Phone: (606) 735-3337
Office hours are:
Friday 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Location: Old Jail Building on the Courthouse Square in Brooksville, KY
New website to check out
http://www.battleofaugusta.com This site just won an award year from the Kentucky Historical Society. It was created by a couple of young men who got interested in helping with this project and they created this interactive web-page. The award for was for creativity and using technology to present history.
Lots of exciting things planned for the 150th Commemoration weekend.
Like them on Facebook and check out all the info.