This Historic Park Is One Of Kentucky’s Best Kept Secrets

It doesn’t take a history buff to know that Kentucky is filled with historical sites where you can step back in time and experience our state’s past. There are countless museums and destinations where you can get hands-on with history, and whether you’re passionate about the past or not, they are still exciting places to experience firsthand. Located in the very tip of southwestern Kentucky, Columbus-Belmont State Park may just be our state’s best-kept secret. This scenic park overlooks the Mississippi River and the history of this land is downright fascinating.

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Columbus-Belmont State Park is a hidden gem and incredible historic destination that everyone can appreciate. Did you know about this secret park in the corner of the Bluegrass State? Share your experience with us in the comments!

Columbus-Belmont State Park is located at 350 Park Rd., Columbus, KY 42032. For more information, visit its website here and follow along on Facebook here.

And for another place in Kentucky that takes you back in time, check out our previous article here.