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14 Historical Landmarks You Absolutely Must Visit In Kentucky

The rich history and remaining historical landmarks in Kentucky are well worth taking a look back at on the occasion. Many of us learn about some of our history via school, but realistically, class just doesn’t cover it all. As a matter of fact, school can leave out some of the most interesting historical bits of information, like the oldest operating distillery or steamboat. These historical treasures are not lost to us. All we have to do is take a little road trip to check them out.

Here are 14 historical landmarks in Kentucky worth checking out:

There are those that feel the past is the past, but the struggles Kentuckians dealt with throughout history are worth remembering. What are your favorite historical landmarks in Kentucky?

Jenn Shockley
I am somewhat a cliche'. I grew up running around barefoot on a farm in Kentucky. I love writing, art, sunshine, all animals and my incredibly patient husband, who tolerates my "crazy animal lady" side.