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The Quilt Capital of the World!

At the intersection of the Ohio and Tennessee Rivers, Paducah proudly wears the title of The Quilt Capital of the World. Join us in a tapestry of color, creativity, and craftsmanship that defines our city as the ultimate destination for quilt enthusiasts, artists, and those seeking the beauty of this timeless art form.

Paducah – The Quilt Capital of the World

National Quilt Museum. Immerse yourself in the world of quilting at the renowned National Quilt Museum in Paducah. Marvel at the intricate designs, innovative techniques, and breathtaking displays that showcase the diversity and evolution of quilting as an art form.

Quilt Exhibitions and Events. Experience the vibrancy of Paducah’s quilting scene through a calendar filled with exhibitions, shows, and events. From international quilt festivals to local showcases, our city celebrates the talent and creativity of quilters from around the world.

Quilt Shops and Studios. Explore Paducah’s charming quilt shops and studios, where you can find a treasure trove of fabrics, patterns, and supplies. Engage with local artisans, attend workshops, and discover the tools you need to embark on your own quilting journey.

Historic Quilt City USA Murals. Discover the Quilt City USA murals that adorn Paducah’s historic downtown. These larger-than-life scenes pay homage to the city’s quilting heritage, creating a vibrant outdoor gallery that captures the essence of Paducah as the Quilt Capital of the World.

Join us in Paducah, where every stitch tells a story, and the beauty of quilting is woven into the fabric of our community. Plan your visit to the Quilt Capital of the World and experience the artistry, tradition, and warmth that defines Paducah’s love affair with quilting. 

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