Due to the Coronavirus pandemic and social distancing mandate, The April 25 & 26, 2020 Sassafras Tea Festival & Civil War Living History has been cancelled.

In light of the COVID-19 recommendations, the Jennings County Historical Society decided to close or cancel activities for March.
On or about April 1 we will call a special board meeting and determine future actions.

• The museum is closed until further notice. Helen will continue to work and clean and be available by phone and email.
• The program with General Grant for the 26th has been cancelled and we will work with him to re-schedule.
• The board meeting for the 27th has been cancelled
We will be notifying our media contacts shortly.


Come see the 1865 Asher & Adams Map of Indiana now on display in our museum.

Museum Hours:
Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday
from 11am to 4pm.
Also during festivals and by appointment.

134 East Brown Street, Vernon, IN
►JCHS 2020 Newsletter