Places to go within the area.
County Museum of History
North Main Street
Johnson County Courthouse
Main and Jefferson St.
Branigin Blvd and South Street
Franklin United Methodist Community
Franklin Parks and Recreation
12 Parks with some having playground, tennis, basketball, shelters, baseball dimonds, and
greenway trails (over 3 miles)
Wonder Five Center,
Rec center which features
Rock Climing Wall,
all available on yearly membership
and daily rental.
Historic Artcraft Theatre
North Main Street
Franklin Heritage Inc.
North Main Street
Walking tours, Historic Preservation, Spirits on Stage
Many beautiful Historic Homes, businesses and Churches.
par 9 golf courses
2 semi private par 18 golf courses
Franklin Community High School
Has 2 different trail systems with
2 miles of walking trails.
Let's not forget the FOOD:
Pizza (several different)
Chain fast food
in time and Tea room
Olde Shop Antiques and Collectibles
Johnson County Park and
Trails, Shelters, 9 par golf course, Indoor Horseshoe Arena, Miniture Steam Engin Train
Club, 5 miles of Trails, Antique Machinery Shows and Antique Tractor Pulls, Blacksnake Dualthon, Festivals, Car Shows.
Johnson County Horse Park
Site of the 1987 Pan American GamesOver
200 acres Includes a beautifully landscaped Level 4 Cross Country Course Baker Covered Arena which hosts
many of our larger events Three dressage arenas Two large stadium jumping arenas Two outdoor practice
arenas These arenas also have an announcer booth with tables, chairs, air conditioning and phone service We
have stalls for over 300 horses in our barns
Italian POW Chapel
Nashville, Brown County
Over 300 specialty
shops, art and craft studios and galleries brimming with unique wares.
Throughout town, you'll find shops
that feature homemade fudge and old-fashioned ice cream and all types of smooth and crunchy, sweet and salty, chewy and melty
The restaurants offer a wide selection.
The local theaters give young talent a
place to grow and be discovered; seasoned veterans a place to enjoy and pass their craft on.
Live music venues
feature nationally renowned performers and local folks alike.
A puppet theater builds a world of make-believe
for all ages.
Brown County State Park
Edinburgh, Exit 76
Blues Canoe Rental
and Canoe Rental with 6/8 mile trips
Exit 76 Anitque Mall
Square foot all on one level
600 booths and lighted cases with over 350 merchants
Unique Gifts Here
Customer Lounge with Large Screen TV
Edinburgh Premium Outlets
Over 85 brand name stores
from the world's leading designers and brand names, all offering savings of 25% to 65% everyday.
Max and Erma's
Snappy Tomato Pizza
Located 20 miles south of Franklin, Columbus, is a surprising community that is known around
the world for its collection of work by renowned architects and landscape architects. Columbus
is ranked sixth in the U.S. for architectural innovation and design by the American Institute of Architects. Come enjoy the
architecture, public art, gardens and landscaping, and a first-rate park system.
See 5 National
*Take a tour of more than 60 modern marvels via a guided tour, or on your
own, with your cell phone.
*See two original works by Dale Chihuly - a dazzling, 900-piece
yellow neon chandelier and a colorful quilt of plexiglas.
*Check out the bridges of Bartholomew
County – two sleek modern bridges, a covered bridge, and a trestle bridge.
*Try a progressive
dinner, in downtown Columbus. Enjoy three different locally-owned eateries for one price.
the People Trails. With the leaves off the trees, it’s easier to spot the blue herons on the Flatrock River.
*Drink a Green River at Zaharakos, hear the Orchestrion, and, for a limited time, indulge in some
homemade cherry ice cream, www.Zaharakos.com!
Zaharakos ice cream parlor, what a delight for your senses has a spectacular
double backbar, Tiffany-style lamp and other elegant icons of the soda fountain era. Listen as the beautiful, bold sound
of the Welte orchestrion plays a tune.
*Explore the city to find dozens of pieces of large-scale,
*Discover little surprises around every corner. One alleyway is filled with colorful