Whatever your interest or passion, we invite you to use this guide to help you plan your stay in Kentucky.
Explore the many multicultural tourism opportunities in Kentucky, learning about the state’s diverse cultural, heritage and travel attractions in this guide.
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Music and Art in Kentucky

Enjoy the best of Appalachian folk art and music

The birthplace of bluegrass music, home to dozens of music stars from various genres, known around the world for its Appalachian  folk art and crafts. Kentucky has a reputation as fertile ground for artistic creativity. The Bluegrass State’s contribution to American music and art is incalculable.

Take a ride down the Country Music Highway and discover the birthplaces of music stars like The Judds, Dwight Yoakam, Billy Ray Cyrus, Loretta Lynn and Ricky Skaggs. Discover the unique Kentucky folk art and crafts of the Appalachia region. Tour the National Quilt Museum of the United States, or the Kentucky Center for the Arts. Experience the heritage and influence of Kentucky music at the Kentucky Music Hall of Fame and Museum.

These are just a few of the ways you can discover the inspiration of Kentucky’s unique variety of Appalachian folk art and music. Come inside to find live music and entertainment at events such as bluegrass festivals; shop for Kentucky folk art in galleries and artisan districts, and so much more.

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Louisville, KY
www.louisvilleglassworks.com
Daily self guided tours though the flameworking, stained glass/architectural glass art and glassblowing studios.
Louisville, KY
www.actorstheatre.org
Actors Theatre has become the cornerstone of the revitalization of Louisville’s Main Street. As the centerpiece of the city’s urban cultural district, Actors Theat...
Lexington, KY
www.anntowergallery.com
The Ann Tower Gallery specializes in the exhibition and sale of contemporary fine art and folk art of the highest quality by regional, national and international artists. The ...
Georgetown, KY
www.georgetowncollege.edu/art/gallery/gallery.htm
The Anne Wright Wilson Fine Arts Gallery is 2,145 square feet and is located in the Anne Wright Wilson Fine Arts Building. The goal of this gallery is to support the curricu...
Georgetown, KY
www.anniemalsartstudioandgallery.webs.com/
Specialty art pet portraits, matting, framing, prints, t-shirts and more.
Hindman, KY
www.artisancenter.net
The Appalachian Artisan Center Shop and website are home to an extensive selection of handcrafted items. From pottery to jewelry- furniture to quilts- the rich heritage of the...
Lexington, KY
www.uky.edu/ArtMuseum
The Art Museum has a collection of more than 4,500 objects, including American and European paintings, drawings, photographs, prints, and sculpture. There are also holdings in...
Georgetown, KY
www.artonmainllc.com
ART ON MAIN, LLC - 143 E. Main. Art on Main is a co-op of 15 member artists displaying their work in a variety of media including bronze sculptures, watercolors, oil...
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