Current Rotating Exhibits
Ongoing exhibits and displays
Dr. Abbott Desk
History of Franklin Timeline
The Life of Horace Mann
Vintage photos viewed on large interactive screen
The Franklin Historical Museum exhibits our collections on both a permanent and rotating basis. Come visit us and see history come to life!
Showcasing important dates, facts, and figures from Franklin's vibrant past, this exhibit details the history of the Town and displays some of the Museum's most exciting collection materials.
Born in Franklin on May 4, 1796, Horace Mann is one of Franklin's most famous sons. This exhibit details his amazing life and accomplishments as an lawyer, educator, statesman, abolitionist, and humanitarian.
The Federal Parlor Room is a marvelous example of what living in Franklin's oldest home would have been like in the 1800s.