Upcoming Events

Bluegrass Bash – November 16

Join us for our FIRST Bluegrass Bash on November 16th, 2019 from 6-11pm! This event is inspired by all things KENTUCKY! Enjoy a true taste of Kentucky with authentic recipes & spirits, KY themed silent auction baskets, line dancing, live music, games, and so much more! Guests can park in the Community Trust Parking Garage located on 17th street and take the pedway connected to the Highlands Center.

LIVE MUSIC featuring Rob McNurlin & His BeatNik Cowboys and Joshua Brown & The Hard Livin’ Legends!

Catering provided by The Winchester.

Individual reservations are $80 and can be purchased at the museum, over the phone, or online https://www.eventbrite.com/e/highlands-museum-bluegrass-bash-tickets-72549941829

For sponsorship tables & opportunities, please call 606-329-8888 or email Amber Reeves at marketing.director@highlandsmuseum.com

Christmas Tour of Homes 2019 – December 7 and 8

Each year the Friends of the Highlands choose homes they hope the community will be interested in visiting. The homes this year will be in the Ashland and Bellefonte area. All proceeds from this tour will benefit The Clark Family Discovery Center located on the Highlands 2nd floor. Ages 8 and over please

Tickets for the tour will go on sale on November 1st at the Museum or you can purchase tickets online via https://www.eventbrite.com/e/highlands-museum-christmas-tour-of-homes-2019-tickets-78203347317

Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 on the day of tours. No refunds.
Please call the Museum for any additional questions 606-329-8888

Museum Exhibits

The Highlands Museums & Discovery Center has dozens of permanent and rotating exhibits to explore, with avenues of discovery to children and visitors of all ages. Interactive exhibits, educational experiences and innovative programs, both cultural and historical, celebrate our past, explore our present and enrich our future.


Gift Shop

We carry Ruth Hunt, Mom Blakeman, Esther Price and a variety of candy! We have shirts, art, books, and many other great gift ideas. Plus, museum members get 10% off purchases of $10 or more.

Highlands Museum Gift Shop
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