Christmas in Kentucky Saturday, December 1st, 2018 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM We're excited to be preparing for our twelfth annual Christmas in Kentucky here at the Kentucky Museum! This event is always filled with crafts and treats for the whole family, and every year it seems to grow. This Saturday, following the Bowling Green-Warren… Continue reading Christmas in Kentucky 2018
by Gabby Hoffman, HIST 489 Cooperative Education/History Students from Hart County came to visit the Felts House, and learn about what life was like for children their age in the early 19th century. In order to make sure the children had a great experience, WKU museum student docents dressed in 1810 style clothing, and led the… Continue reading Field Trip to Felts House
Museum Day will be celebrated in participating museums nationwide on Saturday, September 22nd. At the Kentucky Museum, we will be offering free admission to all guests. We will be open during regular Saturday hours, 9AM - 4PM. This will be a great day for a family outing to the museum! This is a wonderful opportunity… Continue reading Celebrate Museum Day with us – Free Admission on September 22nd!
My name is Gabby Hoffman and I am completing an independent study with the Kentucky Museum this semester. I am majoring in history and political science and hope to one day work in a museum. Over the next few months, I will be learning about all aspects of museum work. In preparation for the… Continue reading Salient Features Preview Night
I was recently asked to describe the Side by Side Exhibit and I wrote, “The exhibit is a rich experience in community building. The Museum opens its door to an underserved population of youth. They find acceptance at the Museum, and with the community of local artists.” The… Continue reading Side by Side Exhibit
We are preparing for our annual Christmas in Kentucky here at the Museum. The event is free for the public, and all of our exhibits are open and free as well. If you have not been to the Museum recently, this is the day to visit! Each year we look forward to welcoming the community… Continue reading Christmas in KY Saturday, December 2 11AM-2PM
As with anything new, doing something for the first time can shake up a lot of emotions. My name is Eleanor Miller, and in addition to just beginning the Folk Studies Graduate Program at WKU, I've also stepped into my position as the Graduate Assistant to the Education Department here at the Kentucky Museum. A… Continue reading A Day In the Life: Leading My First School Tour