Georgetown/Scott County Tourism

Georgetown, KY Shopping

Art Center and Galleries

ANNE WRIGHT WILSON FINE ARTS GALLERY, Located corner of Mulberry and College Street.



#1 on the "Walk Though Time" tour of historic downtown Georgetown, is the Jailers House Gallery.  Located in the Old Scott County Jail Complex at 117 North Water Street, the Jailer's House Gallery, Phase 1 of the Arts & Cultural Center, is home to art exhibits and cultural events, offering fine art and unique handcrafted gift items for sale by local and regional artists.   


The historic Jailer's House dates to the 1870's or earlier, and the jail building itself dates to 1892.  Historically preserved, restored, and renovated, the Jailer's House Gallery offers a welcoming environment available for workshops, meetings, receptions, and parties. Phase 2 of the Arts & Cultural Center is the restoration and renovation of the Old Scott County Jail.  The Front Porch Welcome Center offers a peak inside the past,  FREE Library, and pleasant place for picnic lunches and afternoon/evening respite from travels.  


The Front Porch Welcome Center is open 24/7.  The Jailer’s House Gallery is opened by volunteers the first weekend of each month Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Sunday 1 to 6 p.m., and every Saturday 11 p.m to 1 p.m..  Additional hours are posted with events. Tours, private visits and events may be arranged by calling 502-570-8366 / 502-863-3068.

COCHENOUR GALLERY, located in the Ensor Learning Resource Center. For more information visit Georgetown College website.


DR. DONALD & DOROTHY JACOBS GALLERY, located in the Anna Ashcraft Ensor Learning Resource Center at Georgetown College. The Jacobs Gallery is known as one of the best contemporary art collections in the state of Kentucky and includes artifacts and antiquities from around the globe.


HIGH SOUTH ART HOUSE, 127-4 North Court Street,

A working Studio/Gallery, which means that while selling ALL Local Artwork, Fine handmades, Personalized glassware and other work, it is also the studio and work base where part of the work is created. With the beautiful window frontage of the property we hope to bring "Living in-progress" work as a new curiosity to the downtown area. 859-396-3295


HOCKENSMITH'S PHOTOGRAPHIC, INC., 146 East Main. Fine Art Editions Gallery. Fine Art Editions Gallery specializes in equine art and offers museum quality framing services. 502-863-2299