Hazard, Kentucky: Mother Goose Market

A round stone building built to resemble a huge goose sitting on a nest (of rocks). Built in 1940. The goose's eyes are old-style automobile headlights, designed to light up at night.

The Mothergoose Market

Address:
2880 N. Main St., Hazard, KY
Directions:
The Mothergoose Market. North of town. On the west side of Hwy 476/N. Main St. roughly a mile south of its intersection with Hwy 550.
Phone:
606-436-4134
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Mother Goose House

One of the last times I went home to Hazard I took two friends with me. My Grandpa thought we should show them the Goose. We drove up right in front of the Goose and parked without a problem. The Mother Goose gas station is located next to the Goose, so you can park there if you did not want to park in front of the actual buildings. The Goose's eyes light up at night, so you may want to drive by it at night.

[Amanda Wooten, 05/18/2006]
Goose building. Mother Goose House

Has anyone ever mentioned the Mother Goose Market in Hazard, Kentucky? This is a round stone building, with a large goose on top of it. The building looks like a goose sitting on a nest.I don't know any history on this building.

[H.B. Elkins, 02/19/1998]

Built by George Stacy and completed in 1940, features oval windows. The most famous thing in Perry County.

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