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:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

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?