Lyric Gallery & Museum




The Lyric's mission includes celebrating diverse cultures, with special emphasis on African American cultural heritage, through artistic presentation of the highest quality. With our rotating exhibits in our Gallery & Museum, The Lyric is able to highlight the talents of local, regional and national artists, all free of charge for the public to view and enjoy.

Gallery Hours

Tuesday - Friday: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Group tours available by appointment - call (859) 280-2201 for more information.



In The Lyric's Museum

Rotating Display


In our Museum, The Lyric is extremely proud to feature works of community artists and artist groups who have donated their work to us. These artists represent the diversity and core of our mission, and we are proud to host their work for all of our patrons and supporters to enjoy. Current artists on display: Adan Utrero, Enrique Gonzalez, Agustin Zarate, Jared Owens, Mercedes Harn, 2016 'Artist's Eye' Program Participants.


In The Lyric's Gallery Now!



The International Women's Group Exhibition features art works of different mediums from women of 15 different countries. 

The Lyric invites you to our International Women’s Festival on March 9, from 12-4 PM. Enjoy performances, international food, shop with local vendors, and browse our gallery. Support, empower and celebrate women with us here at The Lyric, and help make this a grand annual festival. 


Full 2019 Exhibition Schedule:

February 8 - March 22: 'BALANCE FOR BETTER' International Women's Group Exhibition 

April 12 - May 24: 'SAUCE' by Derek King Jr. 

June 14 - August 16: 'A STRAIGHT FORWARD VIEW' by Elliott Jordan 

September 6 - October 4: 'WITHOUT BORDERS' Passion for the Latinx Art Group Exhibition

October 18 - December 13: 'SOUNDS OF ART' by Agustin Zarate



In The Lyric's Historic Lobby

Full 2019 Lobby Lineup:

February 9 - March 23: 'ROOTS' by LaVon Williams/Grant Warford 

April 9 - May 25: 'VISIONS' by Aye Aton

June 11 - July 27: TBA by KS Lachheb

August 13 - September: 'WITHOUT BORDERS' Passion for the Latinx Arts Group Exhibition

October 15 - December 14:  African American Forum Anniversay