2608 W. Main St.
Marion, IL 62959
Phone: (618) 997-9133
Fax: (618) 997-1005
Arts & Museums
The Super Museum is a tribute to Superman, the much-loved fictitious super hero. Located in Superman’s home city, this museum is a mecca for fanatics of the American comic saga. Its entrance on Superman Square is impossible to miss, right across from the statue of the man himself. Owner Jim Hambrick has been collecting Superman-related items, memorabilia and novelties for over five decades. On display are over 20,000 pieces, some of which can be purchased as unique gifts and souvenirs.
Exhibits on Mississippi Indian pottery and tools.
Exhibits on Missouri history.
Showing arts and exhibits from many artist.
The Missouri Wall of Fame highlights famous persons from Missouri; other murals can be toured throughout the city.
Known as the largest quilt museum in the world, this state-of-the-art museum features over 150 quilts on display as well as changing exhibits of new and antique quilts. A gift shop and book store are on site. The museum is open Monday through Saturday year round except for major holidays. Open on Sundays from April to October.
Over 80 local artists, with original works available in a wide variety of styles including oils, acrylic, watercolors, pastel, pencil, and collage, are represented at this gallery. Four new shows are presented each year at PAPA, which stands for Paducah Area Painters Alliance.
Changing historic and contemporary arts and crafts exhibits from regional, national, and international collections are featured at this art center. Admission is charged for non-members.
Located in Paducah's oldest standing downtown building, this museum features a model steamboat display and an oil painting exhibit by local artist Polly Newman. Special exhibits and tours are also offered throughout the year.
Located in the restored home of Confederate General Lloyd Tilghman, this museum is filled with Civil War exhibits. In addition, it offers a variety of lectures and programs.
This railroad history museum contains a variety of railroad artifacts and memorabilia including lanterns, lights, books, maps, vintage telegraph and telephone equipment, and diesel control stands. Open Saturday from 10-4.
General history museum with military items.