Whitehaven Welcome Center

Restored 1860s Southern mansion features period furnishings and memorabilia of Paducah native Alben Barkley, who served as Vice President under Harry Truman. Whitehaven is one of the finest Classical Revival residential structures in Kentucky and is the only historic home serving as an interstate Welcome Center.

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Latitude: 37.050195 Longitude: -88.652657 Elevation: 435 ft
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Paducah Visitors Bureau

Hours Open

Welcome Center Mon.-Sat., 8 AM - 4:30 PM; Lobby opens 24 hours

Time Period Represented

Free tours Mon.-Sat., every half hour from 2-4 PM (provided that adequate staffing is available).

Seasons Open

Mon.-Sat., 8 AM-4:30 PM. Closed Sundays, Thanksgiving Day and day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, New Year's Eve and New Year's Day.

Visitor Fees


Pet Friendly Notes

Yes, pet friendly

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