"The more you know about the past, the better prepared you are for the future." - Theodore Roosevelt

The Yellow Trail Museum located in Hope, Indiana is a unique museum, in that nearly every artifact in the museum has been loaned or donated to the museum by past or present residents of the community. It tells of the history of our small town.

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What's in a name?

How the Yellow Trail Museum got its name in the first place is a fascinating story. Click here to find out more about the history of the "yellow trail".

Living History

The Yellow Trail Museum is helping to shine new light on the past. Click here to find out more about the "Living History" exhibits featured throughout the museum.

News & Events

History is important 24 hours a day, 365 days a year at the Yellow Trail Museum. Click here to find out more about special events scheduled throughout the year.