U.S. 23 Country Music Highway Museum

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U.S. 23 Country Music Highway Museum
U.S. 23 Country Music Highway Museum.jpg
Established April 2005
Location 120 Staves Branch, Paintsville, Kentucky
Coordinates 37°49′36″N 82°50′15″W / 37.82655°N 82.83751°W / 37.82655; -82.83751
Type Local museum
Website us23countrymusichwymuseum.com

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.[1] 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.[2] It also has a gift shop and a large conference room that can be reserved for events.

The museums hours are Monday-Saturday (9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.) and Sundays from April to August (Noon to 5 p.m.) eastern time. Admission is $4 per adult and $3 per student.

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  1. ^ U.S. 23 Country Music Highway Museum Paintsville Tourism. Retrieved on 2009-10-29
  2. ^ U.S. 23 Country Music Highway Museum, official website Retrieved on 2009-10-29

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