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1:00 pm

Collection Highlights Drop-In Tour

September 15 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Explore the Speed and engage in conversations during this one-hour Docent-guided tour focused on the highlights of our collection. Free with admission. For more information, visit our tours page.

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Speed Cinema Presents a Free Owsley Sunday Film: Buy the Ticket, Take the Ride: Hunter S. Thompson on Film

September 15 at 1:00 pm - 2:13 pm

A Free Owsley Sunday Film Buy the Ticket, Take the Ride: Hunter S. Thompson on Film Directed by Tom Thurman Buy the Ticket, Take the Ride: Hunter S. Thompson on Film is an intimate look at Thompson with a special emphasis on his childhood friends in Louisville and his Hollywood connections. It captures the legacy … Continued

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2:00 pm

Collection Highlights Drop-In Tour

September 15 at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Explore the Speed and engage in conversations during this one-hour Docent-guided tour focused on the highlights of our collection. Free with admission. For more information, visit our tours page.

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“Duel” Citizenship Game

September 15 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

In association with Yinka Shonibare CBE: The American Library, put your knowledge of American civics to the test – the Citizenship Test! Drop in and compete as individuals or teams to see who can do better on the United States Naturalization Test and win some AMAZING PRIZES! Did You Know that to become a naturalized U.S. … Continued

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The Speed Art Museum and the Filson Historical Society present Hidden Histories of Kentucky Art with Mack Cox: Exploring Early Kentucky Furniture of the Bluegrass Region

September 15 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Hidden Histories: Kentucky Art with Mack Cox Exploring Early Kentucky Furniture of the Bluegrass Region The first in a lectures series from historian and Kentucky antiques collector Mack Cox. Starting in 1775, pioneers trekked hundreds of miles into a wilderness to claim fertile Bluegrass lands.  Statehood came in 1792, but Indian hostilities stunted improvements until … Continued

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3:00 pm

Speed Cinema Presents: Fiddlin’

September 15 at 3:00 pm - 4:36 pm

Fiddlin’ Directed by Julie Simone Fiddlin’ is an Old Time and Bluegrass music documentary that takes place at the world's oldest Fiddler’s Convention in the Appalachian Mountains. Wayne Henderson, a world-renowned luthier known as the “guitar god,” is both a master craftsman and master storyteller. His friendship with 11-year old guitar prodigy Presley Barker shows … Continued

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