Kentucky Museum has been educating students, adults and children for nearly 80 years on the WKU campus

02/28/2017 02:25 PM

BOWLING GREEN – The Kentucky Museum, located in the Kentucky Building on the campus of Western Kentucky University, houses six major permanent exhibits and several changing exhibits.

There are a variety of partnerships, services, opportunities, workshops, camps and other outreach provided to the public each year.

In addition, the museum works closely with WKU students and faculty to enhance instruction through a variety of tours, activities and programs. The museum also works with area K-12 teachers offering both tours and other educational resources.

The museum is open Monday-Saturday from 9-4. Admission is free to WKU students, faculty and staff.

Adults are $10, children 6-16 are $5, and there is a family rate of $20.

Don Weber

Don Weber is a Video Journalist for Spectrum News and covers politics and education on Pure Politics, Kentucky’s only nightly program dedicated to state politics. Don is a lifelong Kentuckian and a graduate of Northern Kentucky University. He spent many years covering sports in the Northern Kentucky area before shifting primarily to politics. You can watch Don’s work weeknights at 7:00 and 11:30 on Pure Politics, available exclusively on Spectrum News, HD Channels 403 and 715. If you have a story idea you can reach Don at


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