Located in the heart of the hills in New Albany, Mississippi
Birthplace of William C. Faulkner
The past is never dead. It isn’t even past.
William Faulkner -Requiem for a Nun
Welcome to the Union County Historical Society & Heritage Museum.
There are a variety of exhibits inside the 4,000 square foot facility as well as in “The Hamlet” -the outdoor exhibit area that includes the Faulkner Literary Garden, a Burlington Northern caboose, a country store, a jail cell, an early 20th century doctor’s office, a blacksmith shop and a barn.
The Museum is located at
114 Cleveland Street, New Albany, Mississippi 38652
Museum hours: Tuesday through Friday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.,
Saturday – 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.,
Closed Sundays and major holidays.
A Donation Of Your Choice
The Museum is fully accessible for wheelchairs, with a handicapped entrance and ramp.