Museum News

KGMC Field Trips Available!

Black History-  February 9th- 24th   Black History Artifacts- History Museum Elisha Green & Bethel Baptist Church- Miniatures Gallery African Skies- StarLab Sweet Clara & The Freedom Quilt- Language Arts/Fine Arts Activity   Contact Tandy Nash- education@kygmc.org or call (606) 564-5865 to schedule your event!

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KENTUCKY GATEWAY MUSEUM CENTER Free SATURDAY SEMINAR

February 20, 2016 at 10:30 AM Connecting African-American Genealogy to Black History Month By: Lindrell Blackwell From the African American Genealogy Group of Kentucky, Inc. Lindrell Blackwell has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Family Studies from the University of Kentucky. He is employed by the Commonwealth of Kentucky as a supervisor for the Department…

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The Catherine Palace

Jan. 26 to April 30 The 1:12-scale miniature inspired by the famed Russian palace in St. Petersburg now resides in the KSB Miniatures Collection! Created by British miniaturist Robert Dawson and donated by collector Carole Kaye, this one-of-a-kind art piece features six furnished rooms and will be displayed with full-size Russian art pieces and artifacts…

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KENTUCKY GATEWAY MUSEUM CENTER Free SATURDAY SEMINAR: Connecting African-American Genealogy to Black History Month

KENTUCKY GATEWAY MUSEUM CENTER Free SATURDAY SEMINAR (Monthly seminars on various topics) Connecting African-American Genealogy to Black History Month By: Lindrell Blackwell From the African American Genealogy Group of Kentucky, Inc. February 20, 2016 10:30 AM Lindrell Blackwell has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Family Studies from the University of Kentucky. He is employed…

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Nature’s Numbers Held Over

The Nature’s Numbers exhibit from the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia will be available for education and enjoyment through January 16th.

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Holiday Hours

The Museum will be closed December 24, 25, and January 1 in addition to the usual Sunday and Monday closings. We will close at 3 PM on New Year’s Eve. On December 26 and January 2 the Museum will be open, but the library will be closed. Happy Holidays!

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Saturday Seminar – November 14

KSB Miniatures at the Kentucky Gateway Museum Center By Kaye Savage Browning November 14, 2015 10:30 AM You are invited to hear Mrs. Kaye Browning share her personal story of how she began collecting miniatures and stories behind her collection. Enjoy a tour guided by Mrs. Browning as she does a “show and tell” through…

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MUSEUM NEWS

KENTUCKY GATEWAY  MUSEUM CENTER will host Free SATURDAY SEMINAR (Monthly seminars on various topics)  How to Self Publish               By James Columbia   October 17, 2015  10:30 AM  Mr. James Columbia will be sharing how to use online resources to publish genealogy, photographs, family and local history, veterans’ military stories and collections…

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NEWS

A free exhibit about  Col. Charles Young, born 1864 in a slave cabin near May’s Lick, is on display in the Museum atrium.  Information about this third black graduate of West Point and his distinguished military career are featured along with efforts by the Coalition of Black Veterans Organizations to establish a monument to him in…

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NEWS

KENTUCKY GATEWAY  MUSEUM CENTER will host Free SATURDAY SEMINAR (Monthly seminars on various topics)   History of Browning Manufacturing                By Louis Browning NOTE DATE CHANGE   September 19, 2015     10:30 AM  Mr. Louis Browning will relate the history of the “Pulley” from its beginnings in 1886 through his departure mid-June 1971. …

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