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Located on Davis Street, this museum has displays about astronomy, geology, botany, archaeology, anthropology and Daviess County history. Of special interest is a collection of live reptiles. Named in honor of an Owensboro native who served as governor and U.S. Senator, The Wendall H. Ford Government Education Center features exhibits that explain how government works. A children's exhibit area encourages hands-on participation.

Open Tuesday through Saturday 10am-5pm, Sunday 1pm-4pm; closed holidays.

Location: 220 Davis St., Owensboro Kentucky 42303 Telephone 270-687-2732

Other History nearby:
(Princeton) Adsmore Living History Museum
(Evansville) Angel Mounds State Historic Park
(Kuttawa) Davis House
(Dawson Springs) Dawson Springs Museum and Art Center
(Madisonville) Governor Ruby Laffoon's Birthplace
(Henderson) John James Audubon Museum and Nature Cen

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