This gallery owned by the Nance family focuses on fine art and has the best in display. It showcases original paintings, antiques, fine pottery items and some jewelery too. A fascinating array of curios from around the world are waiting here for you to own. Apart from these Nance Galleries also takes care of custom framing and restoration work. The display is placed in pretty old oak cases which makes the visit an out-of-the-world experience.
Constituted in the Lincoln Living Historical Farm, the Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial is situated in present day Lincoln City, Indiana. Predominantly the site where Lincoln spent his childhood, the park makes arrangements for visitors to get a glimpse of the young life of the 16th President of the United States. A highlight is a museum showcasing several exhibitions and a point of reference film. Visitors can also draft letters that automatically get converted to Lincoln’s handwriting. In the year of 2005, it was visited by a record 147,443 people through the year.
International Bluegrass Music Museum is a museum that archives various local and international singers, musicians and artistes. You can find here many instruments, memorabilia of great stalwarts from the music industry and other exhibits. Events here include music festivals, jam sessions and so on.
Inaugurate in 1966, Owensboro Museum of Science and History is a must-visit, especially if you have arrived in city with your little ones. Owensboro Museum of Science and History gives you a detailed account of local history through their several interesting exhibits. Speedzeum is where you can get acquainted with motorsports history, those interested in cars and speed are sure to enjoy this exhibit the most. Enocunter is another exhibit at the museum where children as well as adults can build articles and show their creative and innovative side. Wendell H. Ford Government Education Center gives you insights into governance of the state as well as the country while The Owensboro Rotary PlayZeum, is the on-site play area.
RiverPark Center is a civic center and event space located in Owensboro. The venue is divided into two primary venues the Cannon Hall and a theater, a courtyard and a patio with a total capacity of 1,779 spectators for a single event. The venue is available for theater and other performing arts and serves as the home for Owensboro Symphony Orchestra, Owensboro Dance Theatre, Back Alley Musicals, and Friday After 5. They also have meeting halls and facilities to organize conferences and other corporate events.