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Kentucky Museum

Standing the Test of Time: Kentucky's White Oak Basket TraditionKentucky Museum Summer CampVibrant View of Human Rights exhibitQuilt Share DayHammer-In at the Kentucky Museum, FREE Community EventGallery Hop at Kentucky Museum, August 5th, 5 pm to 8 pm

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Reception on May 31, 1 p.m. is open free to the public!

Hammer-In at the Kentucky Museum, FREE Community Event

Gallery Hop @ KY Museum - August 5th, 2016, 5 - 8 pm - Summer Camp Exhibit Reception


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.





About the Kentucky Museum App

Looking for what’s new at the Museum? Wonder what exhibits are on display? Looking for parking? Want to share your visit with us? The Kentucky Museum App is the place to find out everything about the Museum quickly and conveniently! Download the Museum’s App today.

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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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a vibrant view of human rights exhibit

summer camp

summer camp exhibit

Quilt Share Day, Aug. 13

Standing The Test of Time: Kentucky's White Oak Basket Tradition exhibit

Hammer In @ KY Museum program


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