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Address: 2590 Richmond St, Post Office Box 85, Renfro Valley, KY 40473-9700
Phone Number: +1 606-256-1000
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Kentucky sure produced a whole lot of famous singers

Easy self-guided tour with lots of pictures and "costumes" on display. Not a fancy place and doesn't look like much outside but a lot of work has gone into showcasing the history... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 24 October 2015
Teresa L
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ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

What a wonderful place to visit and to learn about the music of Kentucky. It is well laid out and gives visitors an overview of musicians, songs, instruments and "trail" of periods throughout the years. The artifacts are wonderful and the written explanations of instrument, artists, and ways different periods of Kentucky's history ( e.g., wars, depression, occupations, etc.) affected... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Went to hear a all night gospel singing. The place is large and the seats are comfortable. There is several little shops to check out while your there. You can bring your own snacks and drinks too.

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Thank Donna C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2015

Easy self-guided tour with lots of pictures and "costumes" on display. Not a fancy place and doesn't look like much outside but a lot of work has gone into showcasing the history of how the current music developed. Our older adults loved the history. You can even record your own soundtrack in the sound booth if you wanted. Some places... More 

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Thank Teresa L
Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2015

The Kentucky Music Hall of Fame is a wonderful place to go to find out about all of the musicians that have come out of Kentucky. It has all sorts of exhibits, from entertainers outfits, musical instruments, music they make have wrote and other great information. You will come away with a great understanding about all of the famous musicians... More 

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New Middletown, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2015

Interesting and informative. starts back at the start of bluegrass and how it changed thru the years along with photos, cloths and instruments use by the most famous entertainers from Kentucky. Veterans get in free

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Red Hook, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

This is a very nicely done museum. From the outside it doesn't look like much but inside it is state of the art. We spent many hours enjoying the exhibits, wonderful music and videos. We had the place to ourselves so I fear it is overlooked by many which is a shame.

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Ft Gay, Wv
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2014 via mobile

We visited here this season and loved it! !! This place was quite impressive !! Alot of facts and pics !!! The music was great

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2 Thank Ken14fan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2014

Some interesting things to look at. We traveled there with my in-laws. They enjoyed looking around. (They are in their 70's). Lots of different country artists memorabilia from past and present.

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Danville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2014

This museum is continually growing. It's a self-guided tour and brings back a lot of memories. The old equipment, instruments, clothing, pictures are just a few of the things you will see. They have a gift shop that is small but nice. Great way to spend a few hours.

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Kenyon, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2014

This was a favorite stop when we were on our road trip from MN to TN. We were not sure if we were going to be able to do this museum. When we got up at our motel, we found we had a dead battery on our car. Always fun on a trip. We got help to get it started,... More 

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