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Owensboro Museum of Fine Art

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Owensboro Museum of Fine Art

Owensboro, Kentucky

Owensboro Museum of Fine Art Texas Gas Atrium
Owensboro Museum of Fine Art Texas Gas Atrium
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  • Stained Glass Gallery
  • Historic Smith House
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The Owensboro Museum of Fine Art presents traveling exhibitions from major museums, galleries and private collections and rotating exhibitions from the permanent collection. The facility includes two structures listed on the National Register of Historic Sites: the 1909 Carnegie Library and the John Hampden Smith House, a pre-Civil War era mansion which serves as a decorative arts wing. The permanent collection features American, European and Asian fine and decorative arts dating from the 15th century to the present; a stained glass gallery of late 19th and early 20th century German stained glass windows; a collection of contemporary studio art glass; a major collection of American Folk Art with emphasis on the works of 20th century Appalachian artists and craftsmen; and a collection of works by artists and craftsmen with Kentucky connections from the early 1800's to the present. The Museum Gift Shoppe offers works for sale by regional artists and craftsmen. An interactive art studio and special galleries offer hands-on educational activities for children.

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  • - Guided Tours
  • - Handicapped Access
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901 Frederica St.
Owensboro, KY 42303

Region: Bluegrass, Blues & Barbecue
Phone: 270-685-3181
Alt Phone: 270-685-3181
Fax: 270-685-3181
Website: www.omfa.museum
Email: mail@owensboromuseum...

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