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Monday October 1, 2018
Museum Closed to the Public on Mondays
We will re-open on Tuesday, October 2nd at 10:00 a.m.   
Time: 10:00AM

Tuesday October 2, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Wednesday October 3, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Thursday October 4, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Thursday October 4, 2018
Voices of Elmwood 2018 - Tickets now on sale at www.owensborotickets.com!
The eleventh annual Voices of Elmwood, sponsored by Dahl and Groetzinger, will be held at Elmwood Cemetery, beginning the evening of September 20, 2018 and will run for a total of nine evenings in September and October. Ten local actors in period costumes will share the story of a person from Owensboro’s past. Wagon rides will leave every thirty minutes each evening and stop for each actor's presentation. Tent shows, perfect for large church groups, supper clubs, tour buses or patrons preferring not to ride in the wagons, will be offered on October 4th, 5th and 6th, and will begin at 6:00 p.m.   Tickets are $18 per person, plus processing fees, and can be ordered via owensborotickets.com. Groups of ten or more will receive a 10% discount. The tours last about an hour and are not recommended for children under twelve years of age. Patrons should arrive fifteen minutes prior to their wagon's departure time or tent show performance. Over seventy-five community volunteers help create and present Voices of Elmwood, which is hosted by Rosehill-Elmwood Cemetery, located at 1300 Old Hartford Road, Owensboro, Kentucky, 42303.
Time: 6:00PM-9:00PM
Location: Elmwood Cemetery - 1300 Old Hartford Road, Owensboro, Kentucky 42303
Friday October 5, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Friday October 5, 2018
Voices of Elmwood 2018 - Tickets now on sale at www.owensborotickets.com!
The eleventh annual Voices of Elmwood, sponsored by Dahl and Groetzinger, will be held at Elmwood Cemetery, beginning the evening of September 20, 2018 and will run for a total of nine evenings in September and October. Ten local actors in period costumes will share the story of a person from Owensboro’s past. Wagon rides will leave every thirty minutes each evening and stop for each actor's presentation. Tent shows, perfect for large church groups, supper clubs, tour buses or patrons preferring not to ride in the wagons, will be offered on October 4th, 5th and 6th, and will begin at 6:00 p.m.   Tickets are $18 per person, plus processing fees, and can be ordered via owensborotickets.com. Groups of ten or more will receive a 10% discount. The tours last about an hour and are not recommended for children under twelve years of age. Patrons should arrive fifteen minutes prior to their wagon's departure time or tent show performance. Over seventy-five community volunteers help create and present Voices of Elmwood, which is hosted by Rosehill-Elmwood Cemetery, located at 1300 Old Hartford Road, Owensboro, Kentucky, 42303.
Time: 6:00PM-9:00PM
Location: Elmwood Cemetery - 1300 Old Hartford Road, Owensboro, Kentucky 42303
Saturday October 6, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Saturday October 6, 2018
Voices of Elmwood 2018 - Tickets now on sale at www.owensborotickets.com!
The eleventh annual Voices of Elmwood, sponsored by Dahl and Groetzinger, will be held at Elmwood Cemetery, beginning the evening of September 20, 2018 and will run for a total of nine evenings in September and October. Ten local actors in period costumes will share the story of a person from Owensboro’s past. Wagon rides will leave every thirty minutes each evening and stop for each actor's presentation. Tent shows, perfect for large church groups, supper clubs, tour buses or patrons preferring not to ride in the wagons, will be offered on October 4th, 5th and 6th, and will begin at 6:00 p.m.   Tickets are $18 per person, plus processing fees, and can be ordered via owensborotickets.com. Groups of ten or more will receive a 10% discount. The tours last about an hour and are not recommended for children under twelve years of age. Patrons should arrive fifteen minutes prior to their wagon's departure time or tent show performance. Over seventy-five community volunteers help create and present Voices of Elmwood, which is hosted by Rosehill-Elmwood Cemetery, located at 1300 Old Hartford Road, Owensboro, Kentucky, 42303.
Time: 6:00PM-9:00PM
Location: Elmwood Cemetery - 1300 Old Hartford Road, Owensboro, Kentucky 42303
Sunday October 7, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 7, 2018!   
Time: 1:00PM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Monday October 8, 2018
Museum Closed to the Public on Mondays
We will re-open on Tuesday, October 9th at 10:00 a.m.   
Time: 10:00AM

Tuesday October 9, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 21, 2018!  
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Tuesday October 9, 2018
Happy Fall Break 2018! Kids in the Kitchen brought to you by Junior League of Owensboro, Inc!
Join the Owensboro Junior League Kids in the Kitchen volunteers as they make "banana ghosts" for your snack and "Q-tip skeletons for the craft to take home with you!   Thnak you Junior League of Owensboro and South Central Bank!
Time: 10:30AM-11:30AM
Location: 1st Floor Mammoth Lobby
Tuesday October 9, 2018
Historic Coal Mine Tour - The Day in the Life of a 1930's Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930's time period. This tour is included with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!   
Time: 11:30AM-12:30PM
Location: Begins in our Gift Shop area - Ends in The Coal Mine!
Tuesday October 9, 2018
Live Birds of Prey Show! Happy Fall Break 2018!
Wesselman Woods will present a program on Birds of Prey, including a live Screech Owl and a live Kestrel!     Thank you to our Fall Break Sponsor, South Central Bank!
Time: 2:00PM-3:00PM
Location: 1st Floor Mammoth Lobby
Tuesday October 9, 2018
Historic Coal Mine Tour - The Day in the Life of a 1930's Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930's time period. This tour is included with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!   
Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM
Location: Begins in our Gift Shop area - Ends in The Coal Mine!
Wednesday October 10, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 21, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Wednesday October 10, 2018
Live Kentucky Woodland Animals! Happy Fall Break 2018!
Meet the furry friends from Nurture to Nature Wildlife Rehabilitation Center and learn about some native Kentucky mammals, including a live flying squirrel (Hattie), a live opossum (Penelope), a life raccoon (Stella), a live groundhog (Griff) and a live red fox (Trixie)!   Thank you to our Fall Break Sponsor, South Central Bank!
Time: 10:30AM-11:30AM
Location: 1st Floor Mammoth Lobby
Wednesday October 10, 2018
Historic Coal Mine Tour - The Day in the Life of a 1930's Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930's time period. This tour is included with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!    
Time: 11:30AM-12:30PM
Location: Begins in our Gift Shop area - Ends in The Coal Mine!
Wednesday October 10, 2018
Historic Coal Mine Tour - The Day in the Life of a 1930's Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930's time period. This tour is included with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!    
Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM
Location: Begins in our Gift Shop area - Ends in The Coal Mine!
Thursday October 11, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 21, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Thursday October 11, 2018
Live Barnyard Animals!! Happy Fall Break 2018!
Debbie Taylor from Equestrian Enterprises will present a program on some common barnyard animals, including a live miniature horse and a live goat.   Thank you to our Fall Break 2018 sponsor, South Central Bank!
Time: 10:30AM-11:30AM
Location: 1st Floor Mammoth Lobby
Thursday October 11, 2018
Historic Coal Mine Tour - The Day in the Life of a 1930's Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930's time period. This tour is included with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!    
Time: 11:30AM-12:30PM
Location: Begins in our Gift Shop area - Ends in The Coal Mine!
Thursday October 11, 2018
Historic Coal Mine Tour - The Day in the Life of a 1930's Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930's time period. This tour is included with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!   
Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM
Location: Begins in our Gift Shop area - Ends in The Coal Mine!
Friday October 12, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 21, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Friday October 12, 2018
Live Snake Talk!! Happy Fall Break 2018!
Join us for an up close and personal visit with our resident corn snake Ochy, as we discuss how snakes live, eat and interact with the world around them. Patrons will have a chance to touch Ochy and make photographs!   Thank you to our Fall Break 2018 sponsor, South Central Bank!
Time: 10:30AM-11:30AM
Location: 1st Floor Mammoth Lobby
Friday October 12, 2018
Historic Coal Mine Tour - The Day in the Life of a 1930's Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930's time period. This tour is included with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!   
Time: 11:30AM-12:30PM
Location: Begins in our Gift Shop area - Ends in The Coal Mine!
Friday October 12, 2018
Live Snake Talk!! Happy Fall Break 2018!
Join us for an up close and personal visit with our resident corn snake Ochy, as we discuss how snakes live, eat and interact with the world around them. Patrons will have a chance to touch Ochy and make photographs!   Thank you to our Fall Break 2018 sponsor, South Central Bank!
Time: 2:00PM-3:00PM
Location: 1st Floor Mammoth Lobby!
Friday October 12, 2018
Historic Coal Mine Tour - The Day in the Life of a 1930's Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930's time period. This tour is included with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!    
Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM
Location: Begins in our Gift Shop area - Ends in The Coal Mine!
Saturday October 13, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 21, 2018! 
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Saturday October 13, 2018
Historic Coal Mine Tour - The Day in the Life of a 1930's Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930's time period. This tour is included with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!    
Time: 11:30AM-12:30PM
Location: Begins in our Gift Shop area - Ends in The Coal Mine!
Saturday October 13, 2018
Historic Coal Mine Tour - The Day in the Life of a 1930's Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930's time period. This tour is included with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!     
Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM
Location: Begins in our Gift Shop area - Ends in The Coal Mine!
Sunday October 14, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 21, 2018! 
Time: 1:00PM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Monday October 15, 2018
Museum Closed to the Public on Mondays
We will re-open on Tuesday, October 16th at 10:00 a.m.   
Time: 10:00AM

Tuesday October 16, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 21, 2018!  
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Tuesday October 16, 2018
Historic Coal Mine Tour - The Day in the Life of a 1930's Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930's time period. This tour is included with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!    
Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM
Location: Begins in our Gift Shop area - Ends in The Coal Mine!
Wednesday October 17, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 21, 2018!  
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Wednesday October 17, 2018
Historic Coal Mine Tour - The Day in the Life of a 1930's Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930's time period. This tour is included with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!   
Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM
Location: Begins in our Gift Shop area - Ends in The Coal Mine!
Thursday October 18, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 21, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Thursday October 18, 2018
Historic Coal Mine Tour - The Day in the Life of a 1930's Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930's time period. This tour is included with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!    
Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM
Location: Begins in our Gift Shop area - Ends in The Coal Mine!
Friday October 19, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 21, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Friday October 19, 2018
Historic Coal Mine Tour - The Day in the Life of a 1930's Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930's time period. This tour is included with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!   
Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM
Location: Begins in our Gift Shop area - Ends in The Coal Mine!
Saturday October 20, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 21, 2018!   
Time: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Saturday October 20, 2018
Historic Coal Mine Tour - The Day in the Life of a 1930's Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930's time period. This tour is included with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!    
Time: 11:30AM-12:30PM
Location: Begins in our Gift Shop area - Ends in The Coal Mine!
Saturday October 20, 2018
Join us for "Dracula" a Bluegrass Children's Theatre presentation for kids of all ages!
Description:This "Dracula" is the perfect play for the entire family, a humorous tale about a "little bat boy" who learns that differences are what make friendships special.
Time: 1:30PM-2:30PM
Location: 1st Floor Mammoth Gallery!
Saturday October 20, 2018
Historic Coal Mine Tour - The Day in the Life of a 1930's Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930's time period. This tour is included with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!    
Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM
Location: Begins in our Gift Shop area - Ends in The Coal Mine!
Sunday October 21, 2018
"World War I and America"
Visit and interact with the museum’s temporary exhibit, “World War I and America”, sponsored by a grant received from the Library of America in partnership with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History and the National Endowment for the Humanities. April 6, 2017 marked the 100th anniversary of the United States’entrance into World War I. Patrons will have a chance to walk through a WWI trench, learn what life was like for the soldiers and how Owensboro’s Homefront helped the war effort. The exhibit has been extended through October 21, 2018!   
Time: 1:00PM-5:00PM
Location: Museum's First Floor Gallery
Monday October 22, 2018
Museum Closed to the Public on Mondays
We will re-open on Tuesday, October23rd at 10:00 a.m.   
Time: 10:00AM

Tuesday October 23, 2018
Historic Coal Mine Tour - The Day in the Life of a 1930's Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930's time period. This tour is included with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!     
Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM
Location: Begins in our Gift Shop area - Ends in The Coal Mine!
Wednesday October 24, 2018
Historic Coal Mine Tour - The Day in the Life of a 1930's Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930's time period. This tour is included with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!     
Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM
Location: Begins in our Gift Shop area - Ends in The Coal Mine!
Thursday October 25, 2018
Historic Coal Mine Tour - The Day in the Life of a 1930's Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930's time period. This tour is included with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!     
Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM
Location: Begins in our Gift Shop area - Ends in The Coal Mine!
Friday October 26, 2018
Historic Coal Mine Tour - The Day in the Life of a 1930's Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930's time period. This tour is included with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!     
Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM
Location: Begins in our Gift Shop area - Ends in The Coal Mine!
Saturday October 27, 2018
Historic Coal Mine Tour - The Day in the Life of a 1930's Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930's time period. This tour is included with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!   
Time: 11:30AM-12:30PM
Location: Begins in our Gift Shop area - Ends in The Coal Mine!
Saturday October 27, 2018
Historic Coal Mine Tour - The Day in the Life of a 1930's Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930's time period. This tour is included with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour!   
Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM
Location: Begins in our Gift Shop area - Ends in The Coal Mine!
Sunday October 28, 2018
Visit the Museum's Cave Exhibit!
Take a walk through our Kentucky Cave, funded by Impact100 Owensboro!
Time: 1:00PM-5:00PM
Location: 1st Floor Gallery
Monday October 29, 2018
Museum Closed to the Public on Mondays
We will re-open on Tuesday, October 30th at 10:00 a.m.   
Time: 10:00AM

Tuesday October 30, 2018
Historic Coal Mine Tour - The Day in the Life of a 1930's Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930's time period. This tour is included with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour! 
Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM
Location: Begins in our Gift Shop area - Ends in The Coal Mine!
Wednesday October 31, 2018
Historic Coal Mine Tour - The Day in the Life of a 1930's Rudy Coal Mine Miner
Put on a coal mine helmet and join us on a trip through the Rudy Coal Mine, an historic Daviess County coal mine featuring the history of coal mining in the 19th Century, along with the 1930's time period. This tour is included with admission, but space is limited. Please sign up at our admissions desk when you check into the museum. Enjoy the tour! 
Time: 3:00PM-4:00PM
Location: Begins in our Gift Shop area - Ends in The Coal Mine!