Exhibits and Events
Opening of The Speed Art Museum: Masterworks from the Kentucky Collection. June 23, 2013, Sunday 2-4 PM.
The Speed is currently closed for renovation, so Hopewell becomes an extension of their collection for this summer exhibit featuring the finest from Kentucky artists. The artwork spans nearly 300 years of Kentucky artistic achievement as it enriches the lives of Kentuckians. Curated by art historian Estill Curtis Pennington. On display June 23-August 25, 2013. Light Refreshments. Free.
Fun & Free Family Activities
Bring the whole family for cool make 'n' take art projects and try out the past in our Long Ago In Bourbon County Learning Center! June 23-August 25.
Blue Star Museum
We're part of a nationwide effort to thank our active military men & women and their families. They'll receive free admission throughout the summer to Hopewell Museum.
Browse our tables (part of the 400 mile yard sale through Kentucky) that feature vintage stuff & plain ole treasures. Drop off your donated items anytime or call for pick-up.. All sale donations are tax deductible!
at Ralph Quillin’s, 1795 Leesburg-Newtown Rd., Paris, KY. Enjoy a leisurely summer evening at one of Bourbon County’s unique federal-style homes. Delicious food and refreshing beverages. $30 members/$35 nonmembers. Reservations required.
Opens February 10, 2013 2 - 4 PM.
A Self-Portrait of Rev. Elisha Winfield Green: Excerpts from his Life & Work. Opens February 10, 2013 2-4 PM. Rev. Elisha Green (1818-1893) spanned the world of slave and free before and after the Civil War. A History Hall Pictorial Exhibit on display through December 20, 201. Read more... Read More