Holiday Open House

Posted on November 15, 2014 by Emily Roush

It is time for Holidays at the Highlands.  Come to the Highlands Museum & Discovery Center  on November 22 from 2pm-4pm for our annual Holiday Open House. Click Here to Read More


Christmas Tour of Homes

Posted on November 11, 2014 by Emily Roush

Friends of the Highlands present the 2014 Christmas Tour of Homes

Saturday December 6th 11am-5pm

Sunday December 7th 1pm-5pm

Tour these beautiful Ashland Homes and Businesses Click Here to Read More


Space Science Hall Opening

Posted on November 7, 2014 by Emily Roush

Highlands Museum & Discovery Center to Open New Exhibition Hall

The Highlands Museum & Discovery Center will be unveiling a new space science exhibition hall which has been under construction in recent months. The hall will be located in a previously undeveloped area of the Discovery Center and will initially house “Satellites, Aerospace & the Bluegrass State.” Click Here to Read More

Sip & Soiree evite

Sip and Soiree: Dancing with Our Stars Reveal Party

Posted on October 24, 2014 by Emily Roush

The Highlands Museum & Discovery Center first brought the exciting and successful Dancing with Our Stars event to the area.  The museum is now thrilled to present “Sip and Soirée” on November 15 from 6pm-9pm at the museum. This event is the official kickoff party for 2015 Dancing with Our Stars, the museum’s biggest fundraiser.  Click Here to Read More


Arts and Crafts Corner

Posted on October 3, 2014 by Emily Roush

The Highlands Museum & Discovery Center is excited to launch “Arts and Crafts Corner.” This series of weekly arts and crafts sessions for toddlers and preschoolers will begin on October 9 at 11:00 in the Discovery Center.  This month is all about fall.  Join us on Thursdays at 11 for fun projects about the changing leaves and Halloween. Click Here to Read More


The Great Depression: Looking Back 85 Years

Posted on August 16, 2014 by Christy Martin

Located in the Mezzanine, “The Great Depression: Looking Back 85 Years” revisits one of the darkest times in the nation’s history.  This exhibit features the fashion, entertainment, and home life during the Great Depression and includes many photographs and newspaper clippings of Ashland in the 1920s and 1930s. Click Here to Read More

Toys 1 (5)

D-Day: 70 Years Later

Posted on March 7, 2014 by Christy Martin

D-Day: 70 Years Later is an exhibit that commemorates the milestone anniversary of the invasion of Axis Europe by the Allies in June 1944. The exhibit, featuring various photos from both home and abroad, shares the story of some of the men and women from the Ashland area that took part in the conflict. Click Here to Read More