Metro Louisville Stamp Society

P.O. Box 7211

Louisville, KY 40257

Philatelic Links:

Basics of Collecting

Joseph Luft's internet resources

Stamp Collecting and Philately for Kids and Adults

Peter Aitken's tips on scanning
Philatelic Organizations:

American Philatelic Society

American Topical Association

Junior Philatelists

U.S. Philatelic Classics Society

Links to other organizations


Linn,s Stamp News


Local Area Stamp Clubs

Local Area Stamp Dealers

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The Metro Louisville Stamp Society is one of a number of Kentucky stamp clubs and was organized to promote fraternity among the stamp collectors of Louisville and the surrounding area. We are a chapter member of the American Philatelic Association. The history of the Metro Louisville Stamp Society.


DATE & TIME: 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month. Socializing begins at about 7:30 p.m., business meeting at 8:00 p.m., and program shortly after that.

PLACE:  Pitt Academy/Westport Road Christian Church, 7515 Westport Rd, about half a mile outside the Waterson.


  • June 13 - LOUIPEX recap - discussion, what people bought.
  • June 27 - Stamp hunt through BIG boxes. 20 free, 5 cents each after that
  • July 11 - Dennis Morrow - travelog from recent trip
  • July 25 - Buy, sell, trade

You just missed the  LOUIPEX  2017 Stamp Show 

  • Dates: June 2 and 3 (Friday and Saturday). 
  • Location: St Leonard Catholic Church, 440 Zorn  Ave, Louisville, KY 
  • Times: 10-5 Friday, 10-4 or 5 (depends on people) Saturday
  • Start thinking about exhibiting!
  • 13 dealers have signed up:
    • Collector's Stamps - Louisville
    • MCXI Philatelics, Ralph Greenhut. Northbrook, IL
    • Richter STamp Co, Athens, GA
    • M&S Hobbies, Indianapolis, IN
    • B&W Stamp and Coin, Bill Vance. Joelton, TN
    • Cover Connection, Buffalo, NY
    • Queen City Stamps, Lafayette, GA
    • Jim Newland Stamps & Postcards, Peru, IL
    • David Alex, Glenview, IL
    • Bardo Stamps, Buffalo Grove, IL
    • Vest Pocket Philatelist, Cherokee Village, AR
    • David Garwin LDG Stamps, Indianapolis, IN
    • Charlie Hamilton, C&D Philatelics, Ruby, VA.

Our goals are

  • To provide a place for local collectors to meet, swap and socialize,
  • To further the philatelic education of our members
  • To educate the public about stamp collecting and promote the hobby.

Our Constitution and Bylaws

Information on Exhibiting:

Online Exhibits:


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