The Small Kentucky Town That’s Painted With More Murals Than You Can Count
There are so many small towns in Kentucky and it seems each one is doing its own thing to make sure it stands out from the crowd. These cities are not only wonderful places to live, but also great spots to visit and experience the character of the town. One such place that has a lot to offer is Cynthiana, which is located northeast of Lexington. This little city actually has a few true claims to fame, but it is also painted with more murals than you can count, making it a one-of-a-kind destination in the Bluegrass State.
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Cynthiana is a beautiful town in so many ways, but the colorful murals on its historic walls are certainly a unique highlight. Have you taken a mural tour of Cynthiana? Would you like to visit this small Kentucky town? Are you from a small town that has a unique feature? Let us know in the comments!
For more information on the murals, visit here and follow along with this Facebook page here to see all of the exciting things happening in Cynthiana.
And if you’d like to spend more time in Cynthiana and need a place to spend the night, check out our previous article here.
A Cincinnati native who has lived in Kentucky for over 10 years, Andrea's heart belongs both in the Queen City and the Bluegrass State. After earning an education degree and working in that field for a number of years, Andrea began to pursue her passion for writing over 6 years ago. Since then she has written for a number of print and online publications, as well as published a children's book.
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