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Kentucky Museum - About Us

The Kentucky Museum, as an integral part of Western Kentucky University, actively supports the academic and cultural goals of the University. The Museum provides a quality educational experience for the campus community and the community at large by collecting, interpreting, and preserving culture, history and art and exploring their relevance in a global society.

The Kentucky Museum is a premier museum in the Southeastern United States, providing on-going resources to its community, recognized for cultural experiences as well as the quality and diversity of nationally significant collections, and aspires to develop its reputation by drawing visitors from within and beyond its region.

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



Monday - Saturday 9 AM - 4 PM

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 Last Modified 2/26/18