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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 days ago

Whether one is a quilter, a fabric artist, or just passing through, the National Quilt Museum is well worth a visit. This was a return visit for us. We came to Paducah for the first Fall Quilt Show with the intention on a return trip...More

1  Thank Randy D
Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent three hours studying all the quilts. They are all amazing. I had no idea quilting had progressed to this. I attended a demonstration and learned English paper piecing quilting. It was quite interesting and I am looking forward to trying it myself at...More

Thank Kimberly E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I like the "museum very much it was a lot of hard work that went into all the quilts. I would've liked to seen some old quilts. My great grandma used to quilt.I would've liked to seen someone's that were really old like from the...More

Thank Stacy B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved our walk through the museum, the quilts, wall hangings and fiber sculptures were eye candy. It's so inspiring to read the about the artists and the process they used to create the pieces on display. It was the highlight of our trip to...More

Thank Sugey B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a quilter won Art Prize in my region of Grand Rapids twice I wanted to see this although I am not a quilter. Great national treasure and if you are a quilter the gift shops are going to get your creative juices flowing and...More

Thank BrinksLawFirm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful quilts on display! Award winners everywhere of all types and sizes. No pictures allowed inside, so buy a book if you want to keep the memories alive in the museum gift shop. During the quilt show they have demonstrations of quiltmaking outside the front...More

Thank shell87124
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The quilts at the museum are the best you will ever see outside of a major quilt show. I loved the Libby Lehman exhibit, which shows her progression from the simple quilts she made in the beginning, to her wonderful journey as an artist.

Thank Joe F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Even if you don't care two figs about quilts, this museum is great! The craftsmanship on display is wonderful, and the imagination and creativity is on full display. Don't miss it!

Thank Debbiekc73
Reviewed 1 week ago

Holidaying from Australia so this was a must. Quilts beautifully presented, very enjoyable viewing them all. Was disappointed there wer no antique quilts as I thought these would be in a museum.

Thank Lois B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised. Not a big fan of quilts, yet I throughly enjoyed the museum and the guide was delightful.

Thank John H
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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.
27 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.