The Kentucky Museum – Upcoming Exhibits
January 2022 - May 2024
This teaching pod focuses on Mesopotamia and Egypt and primarily the role that writing played in both societies. Why these two civilizations and not others?
Curated in partnership with Drs. Marc Eagle, David Serafini, and Jeff Miner of WKU's History department.
Sponsored by Brent Stinnett, Attorney-at-Law.
February 26 - April 8, 2022
This competitive exhibition is open to all residents 18 years of age or older, living
in a Kentucky county which falls
within a 65-mile radius of Bowling Green.
Sponsored by US Bank and donors like you.
August 2022 - July 2024
This exhibition highlights diverse aspects of pre-contact Native American farm life in the Barren River valley. Utilizing results of recent excavations by the Kentucky Archaeological Survey, First Farmers displays and interprets findings related to technology, settlement, foodways, society/politics, and economics/trade that reveal life in a farming village circa 1200-1300 CE.
Sponsored by the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet.