A street view of the Highland's Museum

Museum Closed, July 4

Posted on June 28, 2015 by Emily Roush

The Highlands Museum & Discovery Center will be closed on Saturday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day. Click Here to Read More


Gingerbread House and “Cookies for Santa” Winners

Posted on November 28, 2014 by Emily Roush

The Highlands Museum is excited to announce the winners of the Home Sweet Home Gingerbread House and “Cookies for Santa” decorating contest: Click Here to Read More

“10,000 Say Thanks” Campaign

Posted on October 24, 2014 by Emily Roush

 The Highlands Museum is partnering with the Eastern Kentucky Military Historical Society and a network of over 80 organizations nationwide to ensure that every US Service Member serving abroad receives a letter from home on Thanksgiving Day. With your support and help, we hope to send over 10,000 hand-written letters and cards – one for every Kentuckian serving overseas – as our contribution to this effort. Click Here to Read More

Dancing with our Stars Winners!

Posted on February 12, 2014 by Christy Martin

Videos of the wonderful “Dancing With Our Stars” performance are now on sale at the museum. Get a copy of your own for only $20. Please contact Carol at 329-8888 if you are interested in purchasing a copy.

The Highlands Museum and Discovery Center genuinely thanks the community for the tremendous successful first Dancing With Our Stars. Click Here to Read More


Esther Price Candy!

Posted on January 18, 2013 by Christy Martin

esther-price-candies-21300523 Our gift shop now has Esther Price Candy.

Show you loved ones how much you care with a box of delicious Esther Price candy. Also featured in our gift shop is hand blown glass jewelry, KY souvenirs, hemp bracelets, owl jewelry, and  mustache rings. Click Here to Read More

Events and Exhibit Gallery

Posted on January 16, 2011 by Cory

View photos from past events, and current/past exhibitions.

Be sure to use your mouse-wheel to scrub through the gallery. Click Here to Read More