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Kentucky
Paducah
Alben W Barkley Museum
533 Madison St
Paducah KY 42001
Phone
270 444-9356
Alt Phone
859 258-3253
Web Site
http://www.aboutpaducah.com/articles/localhighlights/73.html
Alt Web
http://www.centerpointeusa.com/quality/places_things/museums.html
Description
home of Harry Truman's VP, in home original built for wharfboat captain
Type of Resource
House Museum
Primary Focus
Famous People
Field of Study Politics
Era 1852
New or Updated: 05/18/2003

Paducah
Tilghman Heritage Center & Civil War Museum
631 Kentucky Ave
Paducah KY 42003
Phone
270 575-1870
Web Site
*****
Alt Web http://www.ket.org/kentuckylife/600s/kylife607.html
Description honors Civil war general who served at Fort Henry and Vicksburg
Type of Resource House Museum
Primary Focus Military
Era 1852
New or Updated: 05/19/2003

  Kentucky
 
Paducah
 
Whitehaven Tourist Welcome Center
 
I-24 exit 7
 
PO Box 8265
 
Paducah   KY  42002    
 
Phone   270 554-2077
 
Web Site  http://www.kentuckylake.com/activities/historic/whitehaven.htm
 
Toll Free  800 225 TRIP
 
Description  historic mansion, remodeled into mansion about 1900, now also visitor center
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
Era  1866
 
New or Updated:   6/21/2005
 

  KY

  Princeton

  Admore Museum

  304 N Jefferson St

  Princeton  KY

  Phone  270 365-3114

  Web Site http://www.adsmore.org/

  E-mail  mailto:ads@ziggycom.net

  Description  home of prominent "Golden Age" family

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  New or Updated: 4/6/2007

 
 
Prestonburg
 
Samuel May House
 
Prestonburg  KY
 
Web Site  http://mayhouse.org

  Description
 
Type of Resource   House Museum
 
New or Updated:  5/30/2005

Kentucky
Rabbit Hash
Dinsmore Homestead Foundation
5656 Burlington Pike
PO Box 453
Rabbit Hash  KY  41005  
Phone  859 586-6117
Web Site  http://www.dinsmorefarm.org/index2.htm
Description  30 acres of historic homestead, house tours, trails on property & adjacent                         Nature Conservancy land
Type of Resource  House Museum
Kind of Activity Trails
 
Era      1842
 
New or Updated:  07/08/2003

Richmond
White Hall SHS
500 White Hall Shrine Road
Richmond  KY  40475 
Phone  859 623-9178
Web Site  http://www.state.ky.us/agencies/parks/whthall.htm
Alt Web  http://www.state.ky.us/agencies/parks/news/story4.htm
Description  home of Lincoln's ambassador to Russia, Cassius Marcellus Clay, with a                         colorful history
Type of Resource  House Museum
 
New or Updated:  07/10/2003
 

  Kentucky

  Russellville

  Bibb House

  183 West Eighth St

  Russellville   KY  42276    

  Phone   270 726-4181

  Web Site  http://www.logantele.com/~loganhistory/bibbhouse.html

  Description  home of former Revolutionary War Major best remembered for freeing his slaves and  paying for many of them to go to Liberia

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  Era  1820

  Owner/Operator:  Historic Russellville

  New or Updated:  11/20/2005

  Springfield
 
Lincoln Homestead State Park
 
5079 Lincoln Park Road
 
Springfield  KY  40069    
 
Phone  859 336-7461
 
Web Site  http://www.state.ky.us/agencies/parks/linchome.htm
 
Description  replica of cabin and workshop  where Abraham Lincoln's father was raised
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
 
New or Updated:  07/14/2003

  Kentucky

  Stanford

  William Whitley House SHS

  625 William Whitley Road

  Stanford KY  40484    

  Phone   606 355-2881

  Web Site  http://www.ky.gov/agencies/parks/i75frames/wmwhitly-body.htm

  Description  brick house on estate known as Sportsman's Hill, which held first circular racetrack in  state, period furnishing, costumed guides

  Type of Resource   House Museum

  New or Updated:  1/1/2005

  Winchester
  Holly Rood Mansion
 
28 Beckner Street
  Winchester  KY  40391    
  Phone  859 744-5062
  Web Site  *****
 
Alt Web  http://www.tourwinchester.com/attract2.phtml?id=1
 
Description  home of early governor, politician & judge, now open for tours & equipped                         for events
 
Type of Resource  House Museum
  Era  1814
  New or Updated:  07/19/2003

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