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Booker T. Washington School

Posted on December 11, 2014 by Emily Roush

The Highlands Museum & Discovery Center is looking for artifacts and photos related to the Booker T. Washington School that once stood on Central Avenue.  Items will be used in a future exhibit and can either be donated or loaned. Click Here to Read More

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Vote for Dancing with Our Stars

Posted on December 5, 2014 by Emily Roush

Voting has officially begun for the second annual Dancing with Our StarsClick Here to Read More

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Dancing with Our Stars Cast

Posted on November 24, 2014 by Emily Roush

Dancing with Our Stars Cast Announcement

The Highlands Museum & Discovery Center is thrilled to announce the local celebrities and their professional dance partners competing in Dancing with Our Stars on February 7, 2015: Click Here to Read More

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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

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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

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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

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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