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About Owensboro, Kentucky

Not only does Owensboro offer great career opportunities and a high-quality lifestyle, but we are attractively located in the heart of the Midwest.

Whether you’re a patient, a visitor, or an employee at Owensboro Health, our city has much to offer. Look around and you'll find that Owensboro has a lot of surprises waiting for you to discover!

Celebrations

Known as the “City of Festivals,” annual events include the popular International Bar-B-Q Festival and the River of Bluegrass Music Festival. Circle your calendar and join us for some Owensboro-style food and fun!

Cultural Life

Owensboro is home to three excellent museums, each with its own unique style and flavor. For the art lover, the Owensboro Museum of Fine Art offers fascinating permanent collections, major travel exhibits, interpretive events, and more. Visit the Owensboro Museum of Science and History for a trip back in time or a fun family frolic through the PlayZeum. The International Bluegrass Museum is a jewel for music fans or anyone who loves history and heritage.

Dining

Sure, Owensboro is home to some of the world's best barbecue, but there are plenty of delicious choices to fit any palate! Visit the Greater Owensboro Chamber of Commerce to search for great dining options.

Education

Owensboro is home to Brescia University, Kentucky Wesleyan College, an extended campus for Western Kentucky University and Owensboro Community and Technical College.

Entertainment

From symphony concerts to Broadway plays, the RiverPark Center nestled on the scenic banks of the Ohio River, is a regional center for arts and entertainment. Meanwhile, Theatre Workshop of Owensboro offers outstanding community theater in a quaint and intimate setting.

Recreation

Owensboro offers two bustling park systems, with numerous trails and pools, the dazzling new Edge Ice Arena and the venerable Owensboro Sportscenter, a 5,000-seat arena which hosts conventions, sports events, and trade shows. 

Tourism

So much to see and do in Owensboro...where do you start? Visit the Owensboro-Daviess County Convention and Visitors Bureau. You can also learn more about Owensboro through the Greater Owensboro Chamber of Commerce - the 2010 Chamber of the Year!

Virtual Tour

owensboro health regional hospital virtual map

Take a 360° virtual tour of Owensboro Health Regional Hospital to become familiar with the hospital and to learn how to get around the campus with ease.

You may also request a guided tour of our campus.

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The Value Of Service

“Quality and safety are the foundations for everything we do at Owensboro
Health.”
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Greg R. Strahan, President & CEO