Visit These Great Museums in Paducah This Summer

Museums in Paducah | Paducah, KYSchool’s out for the summer, but that doesn’t mean the learning has to stop. Check out one — or all — of these great museums in Paducah this summer with your little ones:

  • The National Quilt Museum: This museum boasts three galleries that with quilt art that is rotated seven or eight times per year, including touring exhibits. Visitors from all 50 states and 40 foreign countries make up the museum’s 115,000 annual patrons.
  • Paducah Railroad Museum: In the heart of historical downtown Paducah, this museum, opened in 1996, is open Wednesday through Friday from noon until 4 p.m. and on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., with several unique train-themed exhibits.
  • William Clark Market House Museum: This historical museum in Paducah truly gives visitors a glimpse into the past of Paducah, with several artifacts from the city’s history, including a statue of Henry Clay. The museum also includes the Market House Theater and Yeiser Art Center in a 100-plus-year-old building that used to be the public market of Paducah.
  • Lloyd Tilghman House & Civil War Museum: Finally, this museum is the former residence of General Lloyd Tilghman of the Civil War. The home is an 1852 Greek Revival and costs $5 for adults, $1 for children ages 6-12.

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Here Are 16 Paducah Restaurants and Breweries You Have to Try

Paducah Restaurants | Paducah, KYAre you new to the Paducah area and looking for a bite to eat? We have plenty of delicious places for you to try out — and some breweries to visit after for a delicious craft beer. Below are our 16 favorite Paducah Restaurants and breweries:

To get a taste of Paducah

To get a feel for how we like to dine in Kentucky, check out one of these one-and-only restaurants:

  • Freight House
  • Gold Rush Café & Catering
  • JP’s Bar & Grill
  • Doe’s Eat Place

For something quick and cheap

Looking for a quick lunch that’s light on the wallet (but not on the flavor)? Try out:

  • Harned’s Drive In
  • Dairyette “Plus”
  • Parker’s Drive-In Restaurant
  • Just Hamburgers

To enjoy a night out

If you’re looking for a more elegant meal with a nice atmosphere, consider one of the following restaurants:

  • Pizza by the Pound
  • Texas Roadhouse
  • Strickland’s Seafood Restaurant

For a delicious adult beverage

There are two great craft breweries in Paducah that we highly recommend: Dry Ground Brewing Company and Paducah Beer Werks. If spirits are more your cup of tea — or liquor, as it were — then consider Silent Brigade Distillery. If you do head out to one of these great venues, please be sure to drink responsibly and always have a designated driver.

For coffee and tea

Paducah does have great coffee and tea, however, including Etcetera Coffeehouse and Pipers Tea & Coffee.

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