Historical Markers & Landmarks

Paducah boasts more historic markers per capita than any other city in Kentucky!

Browse highlights below or download a complete list of Paducah Historical Markers. Discover Paducah's heritage through these favorite landmarks or a Cell Phone Walking Tour.

Local landmarks further commemorate significant American heritage. Notable landmarks listed below include the legendary Chief Paduke statue; Wacinton, a Peter Wolf Toth carving of a Native American - part of the Trail of the Whispering Giants; Steam Locomotive No. 1518; and the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. monument.

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