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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 28 September 2016

Each quilt exhibit is an incredible piece of art. Well worth the time. Highly recommend. Gift shop has some unique items.

Thank Kim G
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

My mom is a new quilter (5 under her belt) so I asked her if we could take her to the Quilt Museum as part of her birthday weekend celebration. Son came home from college, daughter in high school was with us, me and my...More

1  Thank Kpalazzawi
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Wife went and loved the quilts however a museum should show a broad range of artefacts across a wide historical span.

Thank DaveThomasLeicester
Reviewed 22 September 2016

The quilt displays are in one word, unbelievable. The amount of work, design and subject matter from local and outside area are great to walk around and view. There was a large display from New York as an example. Just outstanding.

Thank Jellybeandean
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Even if you are not a quilter you will appreciate the quilts in this museum. They are the best in the country and maybe the world. Seeing them in person is so much better than photographs! They switch their exhibits which is good, but my...More

Thank ifoss
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Our tour guide, Bryan was witty and entertaining, and he new his job! I have a new appreciation for these pieces of art!

Thank JAnnAnderson
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Well displayed exhibits which change frequently. Often they will have historical quilts or one-quilter shows. Check their website to see what will be up when you are planning to go.

Thank EllenfromIowa
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Unbelievably beautiful art quilts! A pure visual delight. My husband thought he would sit and read the paper instead he was captivated by the talent, creativity, and vision of the artists, as was I. So beautiful ! You owe it to yourself to view this...More

Thank Janet C
Reviewed 20 September 2016

One of the things that my wife has been asking about seeing if the NQM. Finely on a road trip we made it a point to stop by. The NQM was easy to find (with GPS) and parking was easy. We arrived at about 2:30...More

Thank ColoradoR-B
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Do not pass this museum by thinking it is just a country craft exhibit. This is an art gallery of the highest caliber. The wood quilt is astonishing. A sample piece is displayed because otherwise the artwork would be touched to death. It is indeed...More

1  Thank Sbury_11
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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.