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Kentucky Museum

Printmaking workshopSpring Break Clay CampUS Bank: Celebration of the ArtsSpring Semester study hallBackward & Forward: 20th Century Quilts exhibit2016 Summer CampVSA Side by Side Opening ReceptionRandom Weave workshop

2016 Spring Break Clay Camp participants

2016 US Bank: "Celebration of the Arts" opening reception

VSA Side by Side Opening Reception

Random Weave Basket Workshop led by Beth Hester

The Kentucky Museum

The Kentucky Museum is located in the Kentucky Building on the campus of Western Kentucky University. The Museum houses six major permanent exhibits and several changing exhibits. There is a variety of partnerships, services, opportunities, workshops, camps and other outreach provided to the public each year. In addition, the Museum works closely with WKU students and faculty to enhance instruction through a variety of tours, activities and programs. The Museum also works with area K-12 teachers offering both tours and other educational resources. Make plans to visit the Kentucky Museum. Visitor parking is available both next to the Museum and across Kentucky Street. Visitors sign a parking log at the lobby front desk.




Questions? Do you have a question about the Kentucky Museum? Send your Question  A museum staff member will respond to your inquiry as quickly as possible. Have a nice day.


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Physical address: 1444 Kentucky Street, Bowling Green, KY 42101


Monday - Saturday 9 AM - 4 PM

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Backward and Forward: Twentieth Century Quilts

study hall

a vibrant view of human rights exhibit

summer camp

summer camp exhibit

Hammer In @ KY Museum program


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