800 Pleasant St, Paris, KY 40361 info@hopewellmuseum.org 859.987.7274

Community Listening Session, June 4th

Community Listening Project

All are Invited…We want to hear from you! Monday, June 4, 5:30 PM at the Public Library Community Room. Refreshments at 5:30 PM, Meeting from 6:00-8:00 PM. Please take our survey.

“Home Work” Exhibit Event Series: Speed Family Heritage Recipes

speed family recipes

On June 3rd at 2 p.m. at the museum, join us for a lecture and book signing with Susan Lindsey, editor of “Speed Family Heritage Recipes.” The book includes both history of the Speed Family of Louisville and recipes. The event is free and open to the public.

Historic African American Churches Tour, May 19th

African American Churches

Join us we learn about the historic African American Churches in downtown Paris. Click here for more details.

Win, Place & Show Derby Party, Apr. 28th

Join us on April 28th (7 to 11 p.m.) for the 12th Annual Win, Place & Show Derby Party at The Barr House Inn. Reservations are $50 for members, $55 for non-members, and $35 under 40. $60 at the door. Call 859-987-7274 for reservations. View the event flyer for more details.

Asian Cuisine at the Paradise Cafe, April 15th

Join HPBC/Hopewell Museum as we learn about the cultural history of Asian food traditions from Lee Nguyen, owner of Paradise Cafe. Includes a special Dim Sum meal, dessert, and drink followed by a tour of the “world’s tallest 3-story building.” Space is limited. Pre-paid reservations required to Hopewell Museum $15.00 by April 10th (gratuity not included). View the flyer here.

Becoming Good

Join us on March 11th at 2 p.m. for the 40th Anniversary Series as Dr. Mike Austin presents “Becoming Good.” This event is free and open to the public. For more details, please see the event page.

Home Work Exhibit on display through June 30th

Home Work

For more details about this exhibit, click here.

Strengthened by the Local History Trust Fund

Click here to read the blog post by Hopewell Museum Director Leah Craig on the Kentucky Historical Society website.

17 Organizations Receive Grants to Boost LOCA

Click here to read the full article on the Kentucky Historical Society website.