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Winter Break Blast – Live Animal Tuesday

Tuesday, December 20th come join us for a winter break activity including live animals. Equestrian Enterprises will be bringing a lamb, longhorn calf, a bunny, and a goat. Get up close with these cuddly little animals and take a picture with them!We hope to see you there! Event is included with admission, members are free!

Museum Closed For Christmas

The museum will be closed for Christmas December 23rd, 24th, 25th, and 26th.  We will open back up on December 27th.

Noon Years Eve Celebration

Join us for our 16th annual New Years Celebration! This is the only New Years family celebration in Owensboro.Takes place on December 31st. There will be various activities and our annual balloon drop. Admission is $5, members get in free.Enter into our "Holly Jolly New Year's Cash" Half-Pot Raffle and get a chance to go home…

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Museum Closed February 1st Due To Inclement Weather

The Owensboro Museum of Science and History will be closed on Wednesday, February 1st due to inclement weather. We will re-open on Thursday, February 2nd if the weather permits. To stay up to date on future closures, check out our website and Facebook and Instagram pages.

Spring Break Program

Tales of the Dog, Seaman! The black newfoundland Seaman was the lovable, loyal best friend of Captain Lewis. From Pittsburgh to the Pacific, adventures with squirrels, beavers and bears will be shared. Come make a memory pouch to carry home the story! Program by Susan Fowler.Included with $5 cost of admission. Event is free for…

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Earth Day 2023 Celebration

Celebrate Earth Day 2023 with OMSH! There will be programs throughout the day. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.This is a chance to celebrate our Earth on this Earth Day, April 22nd. Come celebrate with us and bring the whole family for an entertaining educational experience.Some of the fun includes:Wayne Hart, Chief Meteorologist from Eyewitness News…

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Owensboro Museum of Science & History

122 East 2nd Street
Owensboro, KY 42303-4108
Phone: (270) 687-2732
Fax: (270) 687-2738

Hours of Operation

Tue. – Sat. 10:00AM-5:00PM
Sunday 1:00PM-5:00PM
Closed Mondays
Closed Major Holidays