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“Ashland Airport” book signing

Posted on May 5, 2017 by Emily Roush

On May 20 there will be a special signing with William E. Martin for his new book Ashland Airport Eastern Kentucky’s Forgotten Field. This book shares the rich, interesting history of the now closed Ashland Airport, a place that’s existence is unknown to many in the region.  Click Here to Read More

Member Appreciation Day

Posted on May 5, 2017 by Emily Roush

The Highlands Museum simply would not exist without the support of our members.  Join us on May 20 from 12pm to 2pm for a special Membership Appreciation Event.  As a thank you to our wonderful members we will have refreshments and kids arts and crafts.   Click Here to Read More

First Responder Summer Camp

Posted on May 5, 2017 by Emily Roush

July 11 through 14, the Highlands Museum & Discovery Center is again partnering with the Ashland Police Department, Ashland Fire Department, Boyd County EMS, Boyd County 911, and Boyd County Emergency Management to present First Responders Camp.  Aimed toward students entering 5th through 7th grades, it will give kids a fun and hands on glimpse of what it is like to be a first responder.  Click Here to Read More

Highlands Kids Fest 2017

Posted on April 18, 2017 by Emily Roush

The Highlands Museum & Discovery Center is excited to present Highlands Kids Fest on July 29, 2017 from 12pm to 4pm.  This fun event is sure to have something to entertain the whole family.  Highlands Kids Fest will feature kid friendly vendors and activities as well as performances by Des Coveries Wild Animal Shows, magician Gary Boothe, and many more.   Click Here to Read More

Time Out: A History of Sports

Posted on April 8, 2017 by Emily Roush

The newest Main Floor exhibit “Time Out: A History of Sports” shows visitors the rich heritage of athletics in our Tri-State region.  This exhibit encompasses a wide range of sports including baseball, football, soccer, cheerleading, tennis, track, diving, and horse racing.  Click Here to Read More

Dancing with Our Stars 2017 Special Thanks

Posted on February 11, 2017 by Emily Roush

Dancing with Our Stars is the Highlands Museum’s largest fundraiser.  It would not be possible without the support of the many businesses and individual who made this event possible.  Click Here to Read More

Dancing with Our Stars Sponsors

Posted on February 11, 2017 by Emily Roush

The Highlands Museum & Discovery Center would like to thank all the individuals and businesses who sponsored Dancing with Our Stars 2017: Click Here to Read More

Dancing with Our Stars Winners

Posted on February 6, 2017 by Emily Roush

Congratulations to the winners of Dancing with Our Stars 2017: Click Here to Read More

Annual Meeting Results

Posted on July 8, 2016 by Emily Roush

RESULTS OF THE ANNUAL MEETING OF MEMBERSHIP OF THE HIGHLANDS MUSEUM & DISCOVERY CENTER Click Here to Read More

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