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Headley-Whitney Museum, Lexington
(3.4/5 based on 35+ reviews on the web)
The Museum's permanent collection houses jewelry and bibelots designed by George W. Headley, in addition to his decorative arts library and curios and Marylou Whitney's amazing dollhouses. Additionally, the Museum has gallery space for rotating exhibits.
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  • You have to see it to believe. Exhibits change periodically but the Shell House stays the same and is most unique experience. 
  • This small but wonderful museum is one of a kind. It has collections of Mr. Headly's jewels, Mary Lou Whitney's fabulous doll house, featured art exhibits, a nice gift shop and classes for children. 
  • I thought I'd seen everything the town has to offer as I searched online for attractions in Lexington ( as I do whenever I accompany my husband on his business trips), but to my delight, three sites I...  more »