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Dancing with Our Stars Cast Announced

Posted on November 10, 2015 by Emily Roush

The Highlands Museum & Discovery Center is thrilled to announce the local celebrities and their professional dance partners competing in the 3rd annual Dancing with Our Stars on February 6, 2016: Click Here to Read More

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Black and White: A Historical Study of Two Colors

Posted on September 11, 2015 by Emily Roush

Now open on the Mezzanine, “Black” and “White” are two exhibits that examine the historical, cultural, and artistic history of the colors black and white.  Each exhibit features artifacts from the collections that are limited to these two colors.  Included in this exhibit are wedding dresses, mourning wear, personal artifacts, furniture, and clothing.   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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Dancing with Our Stars 2015 Photographs

Posted on February 12, 2015 by Emily Roush

Photographs from Dancing with Our Stars courtesy of KayMag Photography are ready to view and download.   Click Here to Read More

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Dancing with Our Stars 2015 Winners

Posted on February 12, 2015 by Emily Roush

Thank you to all of the celebrities and professional dancers who made Dancing with Our Stars such a success and congratulations to our winners: Click Here to Read More

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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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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

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Frank and Margaret Adkins Aviation Exhibit

Posted on August 22, 2014 by Emily Roush

The Frank and Margaret Adkins Aviation Exhibit has been renovated and reopened! 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

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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