Frazier History Museum

2018-2019 Homeschool Programs

Kentucky Pioneers and Tools of the Trade—plus KentuckyShow!

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 / 2:00 – 4:30

Recommended for Grades 3 – 8

$7.00 per person / children 4 and under are free of charge – a 50% savings off adult admission!

$6 for members

During this hands-on/minds-on program, students explore the lives and hardships of early Kentucky pioneers.  The program includes:

  • An interactive class session where students handle reproduction tools and make predictions about their uses in Frontier Kentucky.

  • Gallery investigation sheets to help students explore the history of Kentucky through careful observation of maps, images, and primary source artifacts.

  • A live performance about life on the Kentucky frontier.

  • A free viewing of the 32 minute, multi-media presentation KentuckyShow! which features the people, places, sights, music and sounds of the Bluegrass State.

  • Access to all Frazier Museum exhibits including the Lewis and Clark Experience and Kentucky Craft Luminaries: Sharing the Stories

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Additional Details:

Location: 829 West Main Street, Louisville, KY 40202 (one block down from the KY Science Center)

Parking: An outdoor pay lot is located directly adjacent to the museum.  Additional parking is also located nearby.

Alternate Dates: The date listed won’t work for you?  No worries - simply gather together a few families and schedule a fieldtrip date that works for your schedule.  The Frazier Museum is happy to run any guided program for 15 students or more.  Click here to learn more about our guided program options or to inquire about available dates. 

Make a Day of it! The Frazier is conveniently located on Museum Row in downtown Louisville, within walking distance to many restaurants and other cultural sites?  For more information visit

Have questions?  Contact the Frazier Museum Education Department at or by calling (502)753-5664

**Parents enjoy Frazier Museum Homeschool Programs along with their children**