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Paducah's Rivers - Highway of Heritage

Meeting Facilities 

Journey on America’s inland waterways from the era of Paducah’s earliest inhabitants to the City’s modern day life on the river. Captivating stories, interactive exhibits, live river music and more. • Paducah‘s Rivers - Highway of Heritage Guided tour with River Captain Interview Min/Max - 15/50 • Approx. 90 minutes Starting at $10/person Add-ons: Boxed meal, dinner, musicians, gift bag

  • Accessible:
  • Hours of Operation: Monday-Saturday 9:30 AM-5:00 PM; Sunday (April-November) 1:00-5:00 PM
  • Hours: Mon.-Sat., 9:30 AM-5 PM; also Sun. Apr.-Nov., 1-5 PM.
  • Tours Available:
  • Open for Business:
  • Holiday Hours of Operation: The River Discovery Center is open on all holidays except Thanksgiving and Christmas days; the museum closes at 2:00 PM on Christmas Eve.
  • Admission: Adults: $12; Seniors (60+): $10; Students: $8; Children 4 and younger: Free School and Group discounts available.
Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Description Oldest standing structure in Paducah. The beautifully restored 2nd floor of the River Discovery Center overlooks the confluence of the Ohio and Tennessee Rivers. Painstaking effort went into preserving this historic treasure. Two smaller rooms on this floor, complete with period furnishings, complement the main hall. Room capacity varies with need.
  • Number of Rooms 3
  • Theatre Capacity 146
  • Banquet Capacity 50
  • Classroom Capacity 50
  • Reception Capacity 100
  • WiFi Available
Founders Room - River Discovery Center
  • Theater Capacity: 146
  • Classroom Capacity: 50
  • Banquet Capacity: 50
  • Reception Capacity: 100
  • Amphitheater Present: