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U. S. 23 Country Music Highway Museum

100 Stave Branch Road, Paintsville, KY
+1 606-297-1469
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U.S.23 Country Music Highway Museum

Another neat museum. Not that large. Has information/pictures/items for many of the country music... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2017
John D
Buffalo, New York
Nice stop for area History

4 dollar admission to see museum. Nice and clean with little lots of information about local... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2017
Shelley M
via mobile
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100 Stave Branch Road, Paintsville, KY
+1 606-297-1469
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

Another neat museum. Not that large. Has information/pictures/items for many of the country music stars.

Thank John D
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

4 dollar admission to see museum. Nice and clean with little lots of information about local artists.

Thank Shelley M
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We visited in the middle of the day. Had some trouble finding it. Wished we could have been there when they had live music as the gal who spoke with us was enthusiastic about the performances. Great for Loretta Lynn fans!

Thank Mom1951
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Having grown up in Johnson County, on a return visit, I toured the CMHM. This place has wonderful displays of country music artists from the US 23 area. Lots of information! I learned that one of the artists I grew up hearing on the local...More

Thank mommajude74
Reviewed 17 June 2017

We took our grandchildren. It has memorabilia of the country stars from the area. The girl working was very sweet. We took our time taking photos and looking at the items displayed. There is a short video at the end of the tour with Loretta...More

Thank debbiecB1438XU
Reviewed 13 November 2016

The girlfriend wanted to visit here. So we drove here from northern Kentucky. the museum was very nice. The staff was nice too. The drive was fun too.

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1  Thank krgr3
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Since we planned to drive from Ashland to Paintsville on the Country Music Highway, it seemed like a good idea to stop at this tiny museum next to the tourist office in Paintsville where we got directions to Loretta Lynn’s place in Butcher Holler. There...More

1  Thank joeyeatsout
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

A small but very delightful museum. Memorabilia from famous country music artists that are from the area. Small entrance fee of $4 - was money well spent. Pleasant staff and extremely clean and tidy. Sorry we did not visit on Thursday. A local waitress said...More

1  Thank meanymer
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Thank you Jeremiah! Our host and guide through the exhibit. For a small fee we were able to see quite a bit if memorabilia from all the local county artists in the area including Chris Stapleton. We saw a great interview with Loretta Lynn about...More

1  Thank Karen S
Reviewed 16 June 2016

very interesting every Thursday evening 7p.m. different groups preform live mostly older country music lots of dancing locals get visitors to dance with them. Museum also interesting with stars that live(d) in that area featured.

1  Thank BarbTerry N
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Questions & Answers
William V
2 January 2015|
Response from Sherry S |
They play music and dance on Thursday Nights. They do not play on Holidays and special events. Like Appleday Fevsitval. The first Saturday in October
William V
2 January 2015|
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Response from Sherry S |
They perform on Thursday Night. Music and Dance at 7:00 PM. Casual wear.