153 Broadbent Blvd
Cadiz, KY 42211
Phone: (270) 522-3700
Fax: (270) 522-4644
153 Broadbent Blvd, Cadiz, KY, US, 42211
- Phone: (270) 522-3700
- Fax: (270) 522-4644
Arts & Museums
Home to the U.S. Army's 101st Airborne Division, here Fort Campbell Military Reservation traces the history of the "Screaming Eagles" from WWII to the present. Its' exhibits include various military equipment and monuments.
Open to the public, this Creative Arts Center is a testimony of the University's commitment to the enrichment of life. Here students are able to work side by side with national artists and faculty offering a valuable education in music, art, creative writing, and theatre. Performances are held in either the 600 seat Music/Mass Communication building or the 200-seat Trahern Theatre.
Showcases works from Austin Peay State University's permanent art collection.
Rotating exhibits by regionally and internationally acclaimed artists are featured at this gallery.
Visitors can enjoy over 35,000 square feet of hands-on activities and special events. The museum features large gallery spaces filled with fine art, science, and history. There is also an explorer's floor with fun, educational activities for children.
Situated on 40 beautifully landscaped, rolling acres, this living history museum is comprised of 15 restored log homes and outbuildings dating from 1830 to 1870. All of the structures have authentic furnishings. Picnic areas and walking trails are also on-site.
This railroad history museum contains a variety of railroad artifacts and memorabilia including lanterns, lights, books, maps, vintage telegraph and telephone equipment, and diesel control stands. Open Saturday from 10-4.
Located in Paducah's oldest standing downtown building, this museum features a model steamboat display and an oil painting exhibit by local artist Polly Newman. Special exhibits and tours are also offered throughout the year.
Over 80 local artists, with original works available in a wide variety of styles including oils, acrylic, watercolors, pastel, pencil, and collage, are represented at this gallery. Four new shows are presented each year at PAPA, which stands for Paducah Area Painters Alliance.
Changing historic and contemporary arts and crafts exhibits from regional, national, and international collections are featured at this art center. Admission is charged for non-members.
Known as the largest quilt museum in the world, this state-of-the-art museum features over 150 quilts on display as well as changing exhibits of new and antique quilts. A gift shop and book store are on site. The museum is open Monday through Saturday year round except for major holidays. Open on Sundays from April to October.
Located in the restored home of Confederate General Lloyd Tilghman, this museum is filled with Civil War exhibits. In addition, it offers a variety of lectures and programs.