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

Mary Spears Van Meter Dinner

Mary Spears Van Meter Dinner

Join us on August 12th at 6 p.m. for our annual Mary Spears Van Meter Dinner. Reservations required, click here for details.

Photography Camp Exhibit Opening, June 23rd

Photography Camp Exhibit

Join us for the opening of the Photography Camp Exhibit on Friday, June 23rd at 5:30 p.m. Free and open to the public.

Field Trip to Bardstown, July 15th

Field Trip

Join us for a Field Trip to Bardstown on Saturday, July 15th. Bus leaves at 9 AM sharp! $45 members/$50 non-members. Pre-registration is required. Click here for details about the trip.

Summer Tea


Visit Glencoe, an 1840 Greek Revival home built for John Curtwright Lary and enjoy a Summer High Tea. Thanks to current owner Todd Lary. Located at 316 Austerlitz Rd. in Paris. $10 member/$15 nonmembers at the door.

Historic Preservation Symposium

Historic Preservation Symposium

Sessions will appeal to homeowners, businesses owners, & any community members interested in historic preservation. Guest speakers include Andrea Pompei-Lacy, Pre-registration required. Cost $20 per person & includes lunch. For more details, visit the event page.

Win, Place, & Show Derby Party

Win, Place, & Show Derby Party

Enjoy a fun pre-Derby celebration! Music by Mercy Men! Food, Live & Silent Auction, & Hat Contest! Click here to bid on live and silent auction items now! For more details visit our event page.

Hopewell Museum Easter Egg Hunt Egg Decorating Contest

Easter Eggs

Hopewell Museum is the Benefiting Charity at the Paris Landing Easter Egg Hunt & Easter Egg Decorating Contest. Click here for more details.

WWI Film Screening: Apr. 6th at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m.

WWI screening

Join us as we commemorate 100 years of America’s entry into “The Great War” with two screenings of “All Quiet on the Western Front” in the Paris Bourbon County Library Community Room. For more details, visit the event page.

The Great War Lecture Series

Join us for The Great War Lecture Series. See our flyer for more details.

The Great War: Kentucky & Beyond

lonely soldier in poppy field

This exhibit commemorates the Centennial of WWI & explores Kentuckians’ role from local to international perspectives. For more details visit our exhibit page.