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The National Quilt Museum

215 Jefferson St, Paducah, KY 42001-0714
+1 270-442-8856
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“works of art” (64 reviews)
“on display” (87 reviews)
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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 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spectacular! Amazing quilts! We stopped there as a group during our Paducah Quilt Show tour. A must see!

Thank joycemoynihan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am not a quilter but since it was a rainy day we decided to check this museum out since i heard good things from friends. It was FANTASTIC and even my husband enjoyed it! Its not as big as I thought but they have...More

Thank PattiJani
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There was a great quilter with a show, she explained exactly how to make a quilt using her technique. She was wonderful!

Thank P8613JYbarbaram
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The National Quilt Museum is a must-stop for anyone who appreciates art or handwork. The quilts displayed (and beautifully so) are true works of art. Some have taken years of work to complete. You will never think of quilts the same way again. While some...More

Thank lilybeach
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great museum! You don't have to be a quilting enthusiast to appreciate this museum. Exhibits include old time and contemporary quilts. The only downside is that you can't photograph the quilts for proprietary reasons, but they do sell a book with the quilt collection.

Thank Cathy R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The quilts in this museum are amazing. A must see if you are anywhere near Paducah. The price is reasonable and one could spend all day here. There are changing exhibits so plan on going more than once.

Thank Grace Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a bit busy since it was AQS Quilt Week, but definitely worth the trip. The bonus of the timing was that several of the artists were there to talk about their work. The docents were very friendly and informative too. Definitely worth a...More

Thank 2genes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful exhibits of modern works. Three large rooms of quilts, current artists, good gift shop, nice restrooms.

Thank Susan V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum BOTH keeps vital a truly American craft as well as documenting its varied history. Typically, you have 3 sets of exhiibits: (1) a sampling from their own collection, (2) a pair of shows focusing on 2 active quilters with remarkable stories and styles...More

Thank Gay T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful museum celebrating the art of quilting. Collections change every few months showing award winning quilts and showcasing artists.

Thank joyce m
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We are pulling a boat. Would there be parking available for us as we visit the museum?
26 April 2017|
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.
Hans T
What are the opening hours on July 4th. 2017 ?
23 April 2017|
Response from frank b | Property representative |
The National Quilt Museum is open 10am to 5pm on July 4th.
About how long does it take to tour the museum? Thanks
17 October 2016|
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Response from frank b | Property representative |
The average persons spends between an hour and an hour and a half at the museum.