Celebrate Museum Day with us – Free Admission on September 22nd!

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 to view our newest exhibits, The Essential Tree and Salient Features: Trees of Old Forests and Woodland Pastures.

salient features

Salient Features highlights the work of artist Charles Brindley, who is known for creating highly detailed drawings of trees.

the essential tree

The Essential Tree explores the multifaceted role of trees in American life and culture throughout America’s history.

Our other exhibits will be open to the public, as well. These include A Culture Carried: Bosnians in Bowling Green, Kaleidoscope: Kentucky Museum Quilts, our Felts Log House, our civil war exhibit, the Snell-Franklin Decorative Arts Gallery, and Recommended by Duncan Hines.

If you would like more information about Museum Day or about other participating museums, visit the link below. We are excited to celebrate this day with you!


Published by kentuckymuseumwku

The Kentucky Museum is located in the Kentucky Building on the campus of Western Kentucky University. The Museum houses several changing exhibits. There are a variety of partnerships, services, opportunities, workshops, camps and other outreach provided to the public each year.