National Juried At Show 2013 Accepted Works & Winners

Posted on August 16, 2013 by Christy Martin


Viewer’s Choice: “Full Moon” – Nancy Osborne


1st Place: Over-Past – Sheila Caim

2nd Place: Bradley’s – Tom Wills



1st Place: The Blue Chair – Sharon Asher

2nd Place: In A Moment – J. Click Here to Read More

Annual Meeting

Posted on July 3, 2013 by Christy Martin

Cast Your Vote! July 24, 2013 at 5pm

It time once again for our Annual Meeting of the Membership of Organization. All members are encouraged to attend.

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Joyce Williams’ Original Watercolor Paintings

Posted on May 22, 2013 by bob

Area artist Joyce Williams’ original watercolor paintings are now on display for sale in the Main Hall. The paintings will be available for purchase during regular museum hours. 

About The Artist: Alice Joyce Williams

Joyce Williams December 1, 1930 – December 18, 2009

Alice Joyce Williams was born in 1930 in Lynch, Kentucky. Click Here to Read More


A River Runs Through It: National Juried Art Exhibit 2012 Winners

Posted on April 30, 2013 by bob

2012- This years prospectus can be found above in the 2013 National Juries Art Show post!

Update: A list of the winners and sponsors of last years show are listed below. Congratulations to all the winners! We are very excited to see who will win this year. Click Here to Read More

An American Turning Point: The Civil War

Posted on April 5, 2013 by Christy Martin

The Highlands Museum is proud to announce the opening of “An American Turning Point: The Civil War” This is the latest exhibit in our five year series commemorating the 150th anniversary of the conflict. The exhibit is located in the William E. Click Here to Read More

National Quilt Month “Century of Quilts”

Posted on March 9, 2013 by Christy Martin


Update! This event is now over. I want to thank everyone that made this years quit display so wonderful. And a special thanks to Nancy Osborne, for all her hard work and dedication.

Century of Quilts” exhibit will be on display for the whole month of March. 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


Early Kentucky

Posted on December 5, 2012 by bob

Early Kentucky highlights Native American cultures and the first white explorers to enter the Kentucky landscape.

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The Ballantyne Collection

Posted on December 5, 2012 by bob

The Ballantyne Collection of military figurines is an impressive display of highly detailed models of soldiers down through the ages, from ancient Greece to the modern era. Soldiers attired in the uniform and equipment of their time are represented and were created by Scottish craftsmen at Ballantynes of Walkerburn in the United Kingdom.   The Ballantyne exhibit is currently open in the Main Hall, and will remain on display through May 2013. Click Here to Read More

Rentals of Main Hall

Posted on September 26, 2012 by bob

Rentals of Main Hall for wedding receptions or private parties are now available. Call the Museum for details, or click on the blue button “Rental Space and Birthday Parties” for rates and terms of rentals.

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