The Discovery Center

Now Open: Space Science Hall

Posted on November 7, 2014 by Emily Roush

Highlands Museum & Discovery Center to Open New Exhibition Hall

The Highlands Museum & Discovery Center has opened a new space science exhibition hall. Located in the Discovery Center, it houses the new exhibit “Satellites, Aerospace & the Bluegrass State.” Click Here to Read More

Frank and Margaret Adkins Aviation Exhibit

Posted on August 22, 2014 by Emily Roush

The Frank and Margaret Adkins Aviation Exhibit has been renovated and reopened! Click Here to Read More

Aqua Zone

Aqua Zone

Posted on January 21, 2011 by Cory

This exhibit includes a 210 gallon fish tank, provided and maintained by Bert’s Pet Center.  Click Here to Read More

Discovery Cavern

Discovery Cavern

Posted on January 21, 2011 by Cory

Youth and adults can leave the river and explore a cave!  Discovery Cavern is a walk-through, crawl through cave where bats fly and rock formations stand tall.   Click Here to Read More

River Expedition

River Expedition

Posted on January 21, 2011 by Cory

Travel the Ohio River and explore the natural history of life along its banks!  Kentucky has more miles of rivers than any other state but Alaska.  Eastern Kentucky’s shoreline is part of the Port of Huntington Tri-State which hauls the tonnage that impacts the economics of our region.  Click Here to Read More

Treehouse of My Own

Treehouse of My Own

Posted on January 21, 2011 by Cory

What do you see when you’re up in a tree?  Designed for children of all ages, the exhibit takes an interactive look at the natural world around us.  Click Here to Read More