Ashland - The Henry Clay Estate
The site of celebrated statesman Henry Clay's original 672-acre estate that once grew hemp, tobacco and grain is now a museum and National Historic Landmark, where visitors can tour the reconstructed 18-room mansion, grounds and beautiful gardens.
Architecturally unique home to one of the most important and influential national political figures in this country’s history! Guided tours. Pretty grounds. Garden and gift shop. Very interesting!
“Mary Todd Lincoln House at 578 West Main Street in Lexington, Kentucky, USA, was the girlhood home of Mary Todd, the future first lady, and wife of the 16th President, Abraham Lincoln. Today the fourteen-room house is a museum containing period furniture, portraits, and artifacts from the Todd and Lincoln families.”
“A must visit! Prepare for all weather types during Spring and Fall race weekends. Bring plenty of cash for betting.”
“birthplace of Lexington. Right in the middle of town. Lots of easy trails for hiking.”
“The Arboretum is a beautiful place to experience. Entry is free, and there is an absolutely magical children's garden available seasonally for a small entry fee. ”