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Beautiful flood water walls

Love these walls. These have alot of the maritime photos painted on them. With my family being... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Doniphan, Missouri
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One of THE best things about Paducah.

Paducah is my hometown, and I never tire of going down to the flood walls to see the murals. Even... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Kathy I
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Murals painted on floodwalls depicting the history of the Paducah area.
Water St./Jefferson St. to Washington St., Paducah, KY
+1 800-723-8224
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Love these walls. These have alot of the maritime photos painted on them. With my family being towboaters it gives it special meaning to me. They are beautiful. Took several pictures. Awesome colors.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ksrudd1962
Reviewed 6 days ago

Paducah is my hometown, and I never tire of going down to the flood walls to see the murals. Even though I'm not living there anymore, I am still close enough to go see them a couple times a year. It's withing walking distance of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kathy I
Reviewed 1 week ago

So build a wall to keep the water from rising and destroying the town and have murals painted on it! Brilliant! Absolutely LOVED it! We were on a bus, so I was not able to spend as much time as I would have liked. I...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Terri M
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great way to beautify a flood wall and provide information on local history as well. My wife and I took in all the murals on a cold windy Saturday morning.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank KentuckyGosser
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A series of panoramas painted on the flood walls along the Ohio River depicting life on the river in the 19th century.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Philobedoe
Reviewed 16 January 2019

Walked the length of the Walls, stopping to read the commentary and snap a photo now and then. It was a crisp morning, and this was the perfect way to spend some time outside. We also had a photo op at "Welcome to the Port...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jane S
Reviewed 8 January 2019

We were in Paducah to see a show at the incredible Carson Center and took some time to review the awesome murals on the flood walls here. First, it's a great way to add color and life to what could be a dreary flood wall,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Raymo A
Reviewed 7 January 2019 via mobile

Amazing to think that the water can rise this high! Many other attractions in the area that are all walkable, such as the National Quilt Museum and the Paducah Distillery.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SandyRN53
Reviewed 12 December 2018

This provides a look into the past. It's entertaining and people can take the kids and look back. In some of the pictures you can look at buildings behind you and see they are still standing.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Gayron F
Reviewed 12 December 2018

These murals are detailed and interesting and best experienced on foot. They depict local history and culture.

Date of experience: October 2018
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13 April 2016|
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Response from dbmmock | Reviewed this property |
It is perhaps 2-3 blocks and is easily walkable.
27 May 2015|
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Response from peonyrose | Reviewed this property |
There is parking there.