U. S. 23 Country Music Highway Museum, Paintsville

#57 of 73 in Museums in Kentucky
The U.S. 23 Country Music Highway Museum is a museum in Paintsville, Kentucky dedicated to the country music entertainers who were born or lived near U.S. Route 23 in eastern Kentucky. Entertainers exhibited within the museum include Billy Ray Cyrus, The Judds, Tom T. Hall, Ricky Skaggs, Hylo Brown, Loretta Lynn, Rebecca Lynn Howard, Keith Whitley, Dwight Yoakam, Patty Loveless, and Gary Stewart. It also has a gift shop and a large conference room that can be reserved for events such as concerts.
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30 reviews
  • August 2, 2017
    4 dollar admission to see museum. Nice and clean with little lots of information about local artists.  more »
  • July 26, 2017
    We visited in the middle of the day. Had some trouble finding it. Wished we could have been there when they had live music as the gal who spoke with us was enthusiastic about the performances. Great f...  more »
  • July 13, 2017
    Having grown up in Johnson County, on a return visit, I toured the CMHM. This place has wonderful displays of country music artists from the US 23 area. Lots of information! I learned that one of the ...  more »

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