Local Area Attractions
Highlands Museum and Discovery Center
Experience the excitement of the past with many exhibits of early American lifestyles. Meet twelve famous country music performers in the Country Music Heritage Hall (Naomi & Wynonna Judd, Billy Ray Cyrus, Loretta Lynn, Tom T Hall, Ricky Skaggs, Keith Whitley, Dwight Yoakam, Patty Loveless, Crystal Gayle, Gary Stewart, and Hylo Brown). See the newest exhibit addition of Miley Cyrus, a.k.a. Hannah Montana. The Toddler Terminal will keep the youngest entertained.
Kentucky's US 23 - Country Music Highway
Welcome to one of the most beautiful and historic places in the nation. As you travel along the Country Music Highway, and meet the friendly folks of this Appalachian region, you will quickly realize that you have found a hidden treasure. Not just about country music, you can learn about Native Americans, pioneers, the Civil War and the Hatfield-McCoy Feud.
Country Music Highway Museum
Located in Paintsville, KY, this is a must-stop for all country music fans. Enjoy the interactive exhibits featuring the memorabilia of Tom T. Hall, Loretta Lynn, Billy Ray Cyrus and Ricky Skaggs.
Jesse Stuart Foundation
This is your portal to the exciting world of books that reflect the human values personified by the late Jesse Stuart, one of America's most popular and successful writers and a former poet laureate of Kentucky. 606-326-1667