Motown at the Museum, June 30

Saturday, June 30 Doors open at 6:30pm. Show starts at 7:30pm Click Here to Buy Tickets Now! Or buy tickets in person at the Visitors Center, 1730 E. 9th Street Join us as we move and groove to the sounds of the 1960s! This fundraising event will be held in the emptied Pennyroyal Area Museum.. read more →

29 May 2018
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Renovations Underway!

The Museums of Historic Hopkinsville-Christian County is thrilled to announce that the Pennyroyal Area Museum is getting a makeover! With up to $1 million provided by the transient room tax put in place by Christian County Fiscal Court, the Museums of Historic Hopkinsville-Christian County is renovating the old Post Office, the home of the Pennyroyal.. read more →

03 Apr 2018
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Edgar Cayce Hometown Seminar, March 16-18, 2018

Purchase Tickets! Join us at Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park outside Edgar Cayce’s hometown for a weekend full of learning, fellowship, and self-discovery. This year, we welcome Dr. J.P. Amontè as our featured speaker. A lifelong student of the Edgar Cayce readings, Dr. Amontè is the Lead Clinician for the A.R.E. Health Center & Spa in Virginia Beach... read more →

10 Dec 2017
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Pennyrile Polar Express, December 9

Feel the spirit of the season centered around the wonder of trains on Saturday, December 9, 2017 at the 13th Annual Pennyrile Polar Express! Historic East 9th Street will be transformed into a winter wonderland with train station stops that feature free activities sponsored by local businesses. Located on East 9th Street from Main Street to.. read more →

16 Nov 2017
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The Big Read introduces Station Eleven, Oct. 5 – Nov. 4

The Big Read is back! This year’s Big Read book is Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel. Join us as we delve deep into this audacious, darkly glittering novel about art, fame, and ambition set in the eerie days of civilizations’ collapse. Read along with us as we discover what is truly important when all.. read more →

02 Oct 2017
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Eclipse Weekend at the Museums

It’s finally Eclipse Time! Friday, August 18, Saturday, August 19 & Sunday, August 20, 10am-8pm The Pennyroyal Area Museum and the Woody Winfree Fire-Transportation Museum will be open for extended hours all weekend. Visit and bring your guests to learn about this community’s heritage, get a glimpse of the time capsule contents, and leave your mark.. read more →

16 Aug 2017
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Eclipse Events at the Museum

The Museums of Historic Hopkinsville-Christian County is gearing up for the solar eclipse, and we invite you to join us for the following activities and events: Saturday, July 15 and Saturday, July 29: Make a Pinhole Camera, 10am-2pm Want to view the solar eclipse in a fun, creative way? Make a pinhole camera with us,.. read more →

13 Jul 2017
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Total Solar Eclipse: An Edgar Cayce Perspective, August 21

SOLD OUT! Spend Eclipse Day with the Museum and with Edgar Cayce! We’re heading to the country on Eclipse Day to view the celestial phenomenon through the eyes of Edgar Cayce. We will gather in the shadow of the Beverly Academy schoolhouse for this all-day affair. There will be food, music, games, and enlightened fellowship as.. read more →

13 Jul 2017
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Dinner at the Drive-In, June 22

The Museums of Hopkinsville and the Pennyroyal Arts Council are going ape for the 1950s! Good golly! Get your TICKETS now! Diner-inspired dishes are on the menu, doo-wop and rock ‘n roll are on the jukebox, and James Dean is on the big screen at our drive-in. This rockin’ n rollin’ fundraising event supports both.. read more →

16 May 2017
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Integrating Segregated Histories, Sat. May 20

KHS to Help Document African American and Jewish Connections in Hopkinsville The Kentucky Historical Society (KHS) is teaming with the Museums of Historic Hopkinsville-Christian County (MHHCC) to better document the shared histories of African Americans and Jews in that part of Western Kentucky. Hopkinsville is one of the most racially diverse communities in the state... read more →

13 May 2017
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