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Headley-Whitney Museum

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Headley-Whitney Museum

Lexington, Kentucky

The Birdcage. Designed by George W. Headley III.
The Birdcage. Designed by George W. Headley III.
  • The Birdcage. Designed by George W. Headley III.
  • Bibelot Contest Winner, Designed by Angela Conty.
  • The Marylou Whitney Rose Garden
  • The Jewel Room & Library completed in 1968.

There's Only One...Headley-Whitney Museum

Travel a Kentucky scenic byway past beautiful horse farms on your way to the Headley-Whitney Museum. Founded in 1968 by noted local jewelry designer George Headley, the Headley-Whitney Museum has long been an icon of art and culture in the Bluegrass. The Museum features a fascinating and diverse collection of jewels, artifacts, books, shell grotto, both international and regional exhibitions, and much more. Our 13 acres of beautiful grounds are perfect for a family picnic or an afternoon stroll. We also host special events for adults & children. Come & see this jewel in the country. The Headley-Whitney Museum is six miles from downtown Lexington on Old Frankfort Pike, and four miles from Exit 6 on New Circle Road.

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4435 Old Frankfort Pike
Lexington, KY 40510

Region: Bluegrass Region
Phone: 859-255-6653
Alt Phone: 859-255-6653
Fax: 859-255-8375
Website: www.headley-whitney....
Email: hwmuseum@headley-whi...
Booking Email: education@headley-wh...

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