The Auburn Museum’s major function is to discover, collect, preserve and exhibit materials which will help to establish or illustrate the history of Auburn and the surrounding communities. Preserving Auburn’s history is the Society’s broad purpose. More specifically it strives to promote the cultural and educational needs of its residents through community awareness. This site is loaded with vintage photos of people and places in Auburn from the 40’s, 50’s and 60’s. Each photo is contributed to us by the residents of Auburn. If you would like to add your own contributions of images, personal memories or artifacts, please contact us. Without the contributions from people like you, this site and the museum would cease to function. Join us on our quest to keep the history of our town alive for our children.
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The Shaker Museum
South Union today is more than just a memory. It is a place to visit and learn firsthand about the Shaker way of life. Several of the original buildings have been restored and now house a fine museum of Shaker folklife and material culture, a unique gift shop, and overnight lodgings.This Shaker community was established by the Shakers in 1807 and closed in 1922. We invite you to explore our web site and then plan your visit to this western-most of the Shaker communities. To find the best times to visit, take a look at thespecial eventswe have throughout the year.
The Auburn McCutchen-Coke Municipal Park spans 11 1⁄2 acres and includes:
- 4 Baseball Fields (Softball, Babe Ruth, T-ball, and Coach Pitch)
- Skateboard Park
- Walking Track
- Football Field
- Basketball Court
- Pavilions (available for reservations for parties, reunions, etc)
- 18 RV hook-ups ($15/nt.)
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Federal Grove has always been known for hospitality dating all the way back to 1835 when travelers from Louisville or Nashville would stop over at Federal Grove for a short stay. We continue the rich tradition of the bed & breakfast as we offer our four guest rooms to those wanting a tranquil getaway where they’ll feel right at home.
Federal Grove Restaurant:
Lunch menu served 11am-2pm
Dinner menu served 5pm-8:30pm
Just Piddlin Farm
Come experience the peaceful, family atmosphere of Just Piddlin Farm. You will enjoy the freedom of roaming through the patch to pick your own pumpkin or just watching the children playing in the corn box or climbing on the straw mound. The spacious area around the farm provides a relaxed, enjoyable surrounding that everyone will enjoy. Exploring the patch to find the different types of pumpkins, gourds and squash is a big part of the fun and everyone enjoys the wagon rides.