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Kentucky Museum

Kentucky Museum



1444 Kentucky Street, Bowling Green, KY 42101



The Museum plans to reopen to the general public on Thursdays and Fridays 9AM-4PM, beginning February 4th, 2021. Face masks are required at all times while in Museum.

As a public health precaution to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, all our on-site public tours and events are currently suspended. Individual visitors are welcome for self-guided visits on Thursdays and Fridays.

No adult group tours or K-12 groups at this time, due to COVID-19.


For Spring, 2021 the Museum will be open to WKU class visits by appointment.

Faculty should click here to schedule a Class Tour, or click here to schedule a Close Study of Collections session.

Have questions about class tours or Museum resources? Contact Education Curator Dr. Christy Spurlock at 270-745-6082 or Christy.Spurlock@wku.edu


The Kentucky Museum is a proud member of the following organizations. 


museum affilations



 2021 Celebration of the Arts Exhibit

Kentucky Museum Virtual Connection

Side by Side program 2020 online

Kentuckky Women Rising exhibit link

A Seat at the Table exhibit link

Gazing Deeply

Facing Freshman Year ehibit

Journey to the Vote logo





Kentucky Museum Fall 2020 Video Preview





Join the Friends button





Kentucky Museum News Archive


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 Last Modified 3/5/21