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Kentucky Museum



1444 Kentucky Street, Bowling Green, KY 42101




Tuesday - Saturday, 9 AM - 4 PM

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Admission:   Individual Free    Groups Free/reservation required      VISIT

The Kentucky Museum is located in the Kentucky Building on the campus of Western Kentucky University. The Museum houses six long-term exhibits and several changing exhibits. There are a variety of partnerships, services, opportunities, workshops, camps and other outreach provided to the public each year.


Serving WKU

WKU faculty and staff utilize the collections and exhibits at the Museum with their classes.To schedule a class tour, or close study of collections, please complete a reservation request form. Have questions about class tours, sending students, recording Museum attendance, or Museum resources? Contact education curator Dr. Christy Spurlock at 270-745-6082 or Christy.Spurlock@wku.edu 

WKU Class Tour (guided & self-guided)                           Faculty Resources

WKU Close Study of Collections                                 Examples of WKU Museum Use                                    

WKU Student Opportunities                                      Video for WKU Faculty


Fall 2018 at the Kentucky Museum by Chelsea Faught Video Preview





Kentucky Museum News Archive

2019 Fall Weaving Workshops

WKU Student Funshop Information

Hammer In 2019

wku parent and family weekend


facing freshman year graphic

Journey to the Vote logo

Basketry Now Exhibit

Coverlet Exhibit 2019

Highbrow sculpture

HAD workshops



Kentucky Museum App

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 Last Modified 9/19/19