The Little-Known Church Hiding In Kentucky That Is An Absolute Work Of Art

Kentucky is filled with little-known places that often are meaningful to those nearby and come with an interesting history. In Eastern Kentucky, in the heart of Appalachia, Pine Mountain Settlement School is a beautiful property that has been a large part of the community for more than 100 years, but is somewhat unknown to the entire state of Kentucky. And within this school sits an incredible little chapel that is an absolute work of art. Head to Bledsoe, Kentucky with us and visit a charming church, hiding in the mountains of the Bluegrass State.

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This chapel is idyllic and beautiful and the surrounding school property is equally as intriguing. Have you heard of Pine Mountain Settlement School? Share your thoughts with us in the comments!

For more information on this historic school and everything going on there today, visit their website here. And for more on this vibrant area of Kentucky, visit the Humans of Central Appalachia website here, led by Malcolm J. Wilson, who provided some of the photos shown above.

And for more beautiful churches throughout Kentucky, check out our previous article here.