History & Genealogy


For local and Kentucky history you can visit our Kentucky Collection located in the gallery. These books are available for checkout.


This section includes books about Kentucky, books about famous Kentuckians and books written by Kentucky authors.


For long distance genealogy inquiries we refer our patrons to the Kentucky Gateway Museum Center Research Library.

If you are able to come into the library you may access Ancestry Library Edition.

KGMC-Research Library

The Kentucky Gateway Museum Center library offers in-house research services.

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