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Christmas Tour of Homes

Posted on November 11, 2014 by Emily Roush

Friends of the Highlands present the 2014 Christmas Tour of Homes

Saturday December 6th 11am-5pm

Sunday December 7th 1pm-5pm

Tour these beautiful Ashland Homes and Businesses 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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Gingerbread House Contest

Posted on October 29, 2014 by Emily Roush

The Highlands Museum and Discovery Center is busy planning its 2014 holiday extravaganza for Ashland and the surrounding community.  Again, we have an exciting project that will allow you to share your talents and Christmas spirit with the community.  We will be doing our third annual Gingerbread House Competition continuing with the theme “Holidays at the Highlands”.  Click Here to Read More

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Sip and Soiree: Dancing with Our Stars Reveal Party

Posted on October 24, 2014 by Emily Roush

The Highlands Museum & Discovery Center first brought the exciting and successful Dancing with Our Stars event to the area.  The museum is now thrilled to present “Sip and Soirée” on November 15 from 6pm-9pm at the museum. This event is the official kickoff party for 2015 Dancing with Our Stars, the museum’s biggest fundraiser.  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

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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

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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. 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. Click Here to Read More