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The National Quilt Museum

215 Jefferson St, Paducah, KY 42001-0714
+1 270-442-8856
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The National Quilt Museum is a nationally recognized art museum that exhibits the finest fiber art in the world. In an average year, the museum is visited by quilters and art lovers from all 50 states and over 40 countries worldwide. Our exhibits rotate throughout the year so they will be different every time you visit. We are a four time TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence winner. If you enjoy art museum's you will love The National Quilt Museum. Open 10am to 5pm M-Sa and 1pm to 5pm on Sunday.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
215 Jefferson St, Paducah, KY 42001-0714
+1 270-442-8856
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Works of art - I spent two hours here - hubby visited the local cal pub - a lot to see. Very nice place to visit

Thank deneenomer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful displays of breathtaking quilts. A gorgeous facility with great staff! A nifty little gift shop with quilt related items and books. Well worth the visit.

Thank Pamela M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were a large group and we went into a conference room to hear about the museum. The have many very interesting quilts on display .We had a tour of the museum before we were on our own. There is also a very nice gift...More

Thank Nanci L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife is the quilting fan... not me. However I really enjoyed the quilt museum. This is a really nice place, great displays with the story about each quilt. We will visit again when in this area...

Thank Jeff K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the museum for the second time. It was more interesting than our first visit. The displays change quite frequently and the variety of displays makes every visit worthwhile. We went late in the day, not during a quilt show, arrived at 3:30 and...More

Thank Donna R V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had to go - right in the downtown area. We did the self tour. Crazy beautiful quilts inside. I’m a cheapskate so I thought the admission was a little high - $11 for a senior. $14 for a guided tour. Seemed too long so...More

Thank Johnny D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice to see hard work. Quilts were beautiful. We would come back here again. Nice, easy parking. Good for seniors.

Thank Cindy S
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Fantastic artwork for quilters and non-quilters alike. From traditional patterns to ingenious modern works. You won't be disappointed.

Thank triciae
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed this museum so much! Worth the trip! Some of these quilts are so detailed and beautiful! Helpful staff, nice quiet museum that you can tour at your own pace, the gift shop is reasonable and had some fun things in it!

Thank Cindy T
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

The quilts here are beautiful to be sure. But this is less of a museum and more of an art gallery, and is definitely presented as such. I was expecting more of a history of quilting in some display, but did not get that. But...More

Thank aluckart
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Ruth S
6 September 2017|
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Response from frank b | Property representative |
I'm a little confused. The National Quilt Museum does not take reservations. Please call us at 270-442-8856, we are happy to help you with your concern.
Ruth S
6 September 2017|
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Response from Grazewellmyfriend | Reviewed this property |
I do not know. The museum may be able to help.
26 April 2017|
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Response from frank b | Property representative |
We have a truck and RV parking lot on second street behind the museum. As long as there are places available you should be fine. RV's park back there every day.