Historical Sites around Whitesburg, KY

Dr. Thomas Walker State Historic Site

459 KY 459
Barbourville, KY
A replica of the cabin constructed by explorer and physician Dr. Thomas Walker stands on a 12-acre tract six miles southeast of Barbourville. Locat...
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White Hall State Historic Site

500 White Hall Shrine Road
Richmond, KY
Nestled in rolling farmland, the home was built in the late 1700’s, with a major addition constructed in the 1860’s. The mansion, built...
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Oconaluftee Indian Village

218 Drama Road
Cherokee, NC
As you enter the soft trails of the village, it's no longer the 21st century: you're immediately transported to the 1760s. You won't need your robo...
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Boone Station State Historic Site

240 Gentry Road
Lexington, KY
Daniel Boone (1734-1820), known for his role in the exploring and settling of the Kentucky frontier decided that the settlement of Boonesborough ha...
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William Whitley House State Historic Site

625 William Whitley Road
Stanford, KY
The William Whitley House, also known as Sportsman's Hill, stands today as a monument to pioneer ingenuity and resourcefulness. It was the first b...
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Waveland State Historic Site

225 Waveland Museum Ln.
Lexington, KY
Antebellum house with three original outbuildings - slave quarters, smokehouse and ice house. Guided tours focus on the everyday lives of family an...
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Isaac Shelby Cemetery State Historic Site

6725 KY Hwy. 300
Junction City, KY
Visit the smallest park in the park system where the ½-acre burial grounds of the Shelby family sits amid the peaceful countryside of Lincol...
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Constitution Square State Historic Site

134 S. Second Street
Danville, KY
Constitution Square is the site of the signing of Kentucky's Constitution in 1792. Stop into the Visitors Bureau at Grayson's Tavern to get a map o...
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Perryville Battlefield State Historic Site

1825 Battlefield Road
Perryville, KY
On October 8, 1862, cannon explosions shattered the rural peace of this tranquil countryside and the death moans of young soldiers. Perryville beca...
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Oconee Station State Historic Site

500 Oconee Station Road
Walhalla, SC
Originally a military compound and later a trading post, Oconee Station State Historic Site offers both recreational opportunities and a unique loo...
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Pelham Mill Park

2770 East Phillips Road
Greer, SC
Amenities:-- Dog Park-- Historic Site-- Walking TrailPelham Mill Park HistoryThe Greenville County Historic Preservation Commission donated this 13...
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Organ Cave

63 E Route 219
Ronceverte, WV
History:- Significant fossil discoveries bear witness to the early natural history of Organ Cave: giant ground sloth, grizzly bear, nine-banded arm...
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Blennerhassett Island Historical State Park

137 Juliana St
Parkersburg, WV
History:- Harman Blennerhassett, a wealthy Irish aristocrat, settled on the wilderness island in 1798, where he built a magnificent mansion. Desig...
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Lost World Caverns

Fairview Road
Lewisburg, WV
About:- Descend 120 feet below the Earth's surface into a vast wonderland of stalactites and stalagmites. Lost World Caverns, discovered in 1942, i...
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Traveler's Rest Historic Site

4339 Riverdale Rd
Toccoa, GA
This stagecoach inn and plantation home was built around 1815 by James R. Wyly. He strategically located it along the newly constructed Unicoi Turn...
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Big Bone Lick State Historic Site

3380 Beaver Road
Union, KY
The Discovery Trail is a 4.5 mile trail mosaic comprised of all the park’s hiking trails combined into continuous circuit. Collectively, the ...
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Musgrove Mill State Historic Site

398 State Park RD
Clinton, SC
Musgrove Mill’s peaceful setting in the Piedmont woods stands in sharp contrast to the bloody Battle of Musgrove Mill that took pla...
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Rose Hill Plantation State Historic Site

2677 Sardis RD
Union, SC
In the days following the election of President Abraham Lincoln, South Carolina Gov. William Henry Gist was characteristically blunt: &ld...
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Butler-Turpin State Historic House

1608 Hwy 227
Carrollton, KY
With a commanding view of the Ohio River Valley the restored home built in 1859, in the Greek Revival style, displays military documents, furniture...
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Dahlonega Gold Museum Historic Site

1 Public Square
Dahlonega, GA
Twenty years before the 1849 gold rush in California, thousands of prospectors flocked into the Cherokee Nation in north Georgia, marking the true ...
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