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VJ Day Anniversary Reception

Posted on July 28, 2015 by Emily Roush

Please join us at the museum for a special reception commemorating the anniversary of VJ Day. Click Here to Read More

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First Friday Animal Show

Posted on July 28, 2015 by Emily Roush

The Highlands Museum & Discovery Center will be participating in downtown Ashland’s First Friday festivities.  Join us on Friday, August 7. Click Here to Read More

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Attic Sale Donations

Posted on June 19, 2015 by Emily Roush

The Highlands Museum is now accepting donations for our annual Attic Sale.  This fundraiser takes place each year during downtown Ashland’s Poage Landing Days festival.  We can accept a range of items to sell including books, DVDs, CDs, and home goods.   Click Here to Read More

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Animal Show Birthday Parties

Posted on June 12, 2015 by Emily Roush

The Highlands Museum & Discovery Center is excited launch a new program of themed birthday parties.  We are debuting this fun new program with Des Coveries Wild Animal Show Parties.   Click Here to Read More

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Highlanders HeroCon

Posted on May 5, 2015 by Emily Roush

The Highlands Museum is excited to host the first annual Highlanders HeroCon on Saturday, September 5, 2015.  The event will run from 10 am to 7 pm and will feature local vendors, special guests and a costume Contest with cash prizes. Click Here to Read More

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Cityscape: the Businesses of Ashland

Posted on April 7, 2015 by Emily Roush

New on the Main Floor, “Cityscape: the Businesses of Ashland” chronicles the landmarks of downtown Ashland as they have changed over the decades, including the Ashland Sanitary Milk Company, Golden Dream Coffee, the C.H. Parsons Department Store and many more. Click Here to Read More

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WWII: Changes in America

Posted on March 12, 2015 by Emily Roush

New to the Mezzanine, “WWII: Changes in America.” Click Here to Read More

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Ashland Oil and the Blazer Legacy

Posted on February 13, 2015 by Emily Roush

Now up on the Mezzanine:
Ashland Oil and the Blazer Legacy Click Here to Read More

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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