Mack Cox, a researcher and collector of Early Kentucky-made furniture, will offer a detailed look at Kentucky furniture spanning 1790- 1820, including pieces from Locust Grove’s collection. Cox will present a graphic-rich, fast-paced look into the various elements of Bluegrass Region furniture, as well as its influences — which include England, Pennsylvania, New York, Baltimore, Louisiana, and beyond. Join us for this fascinating look into what makes Kentucky-made furniture distinctive.The Locust Grove Afternoon Lecture Series is held the first Wednesday of each month. Dessert and coffee are served at 1:00 pm with the lecture immediately following at 1:15 PM. Admission is $5, $3 for Friends of Historic Locust Grove. Reservations are not required.
Join Locust Grove hearth kitchen volunteer and historic food researcher Melissa Alexander for a hands-on introduction to cooking a meal over a hearth fire as it was done 200 years ago. This will be a rare opportunity to immerse yourself in the experience of cooking in the past. Fee to be determined; reservations required.
Huge inventory reduction sale. You’ll receive a 20 percent discount on all purchases. The museum store carries a wide array of books, toys, stationary and Kentucky-made crafts. The museum store is open Monday thru Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and on Sundays, 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.