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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.

Serving WKU

Free admission to all WKU faculty, staff and students with WKU ID

WKU Faculty Resources                                         
Schedule WKU Class Tour        
Schedule Class Close Study of Collections             
How WKU Uses Museum       
WKU Student Opportunities                                     
Sign Up WKU Faculty Offsite Collection Tour 



U S Bank Celebration of the Arts Exhibit Video Preview

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


Monday - Saturday 9 AM - 4 PM

Following University Calendar  

HAD workshops

Pay as you will Saturdays

A Culture Carried

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side by side program information

Spring BreakClay Camp

Create It Fordward Exhibit and Performances



Kentucky Museum App

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 Last Modified 3/19/18