Explore the history of the Big Sandy region with hands on exhibits.

The Big Sandy Heritage Center features exhibits from throughout the Big Sandy region’s storied history, with perhaps the largest and most complete collection of Hatfield & McCoy feud artifacts on display.

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Become acquainted with your history, first hand.

There is a wealth of history to be discovered at the Big Sandy Heritage Museum. Come and see the tools utilized by our ancestors to tame the wilds of Appalachia. View artifacts from our history that both inspire and serve as a reminder of the costs paid and the mistakes made to shape the modern day world. Included in these exhibits are Hatfield McCoy artifacts, exhibits on Native American culture from our region, as well as Civil War artifacts.

Sunday – closed
Monday 10 – 4
Tuesday – By Appointment
Wednesday – By Appointment
Thursday 10 – 4
Friday 10 – 4
Saturday 10 – 4

Holiday Hours:
Thanksgiving – November 23 – Closed
November 24 & 25 -By Appointment
Christmas – December 23 – By Appointment
December 24 & 25 – Closed
December 26 – 30 – By Appointment
New Years – January 1, 2024 – Closed

Beginning January 4, 2024 regular hours

Call (606) 213-0134 for appointments.

Find the Big Sandy Heritage Center

Big Sandy Heritage Museum

172 Division St,
Pikeville, Kentucky 41501
(606) 213-0134
Executive Director: 
Angela Donner
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