Everything you ever wanted to know about visiting Paducah is here! From its famous waterfront and painted floodwall, to the myriad of festivals and the incomprable American Quilter's Society Quilt Show & Contest, it's all in this delightful and indispensable little volume. Visit the galleries in the historic LowerTown Arts District, ride the trolley around downtown, see the parks and recreation areas, and dine at the exciting variety of restaurants. Learn about favorite son and Vice-President of the United Sates, Alben Barkley. Enjoy top-notch entertainment at the Luther F. Carson Four Rivers Center. Museums abound, from the Market House Museum, full of Paducah's rich history, to the Railroad Museum and River Museum where you can learn about the industries that helped build and sustain this city on the river. Let this Paducah native be your guide to an interesting, informative, and fun visit.