• Old Fort Harrod State Park

    • Entertainment
    • Education
    • Recreation
    • Arts & Crafts
    P. O. Box 156
    100 S. College St.
    Harrodsburg, KY 40330
    (859) 734-3314

    About Us

    A full-scale replica of the fort built by James Harrod in 1774 is the centerpiece of Old Fort Harrod State Park in Harrodsburg, KY. Cabins and blockhouses are furnished with handmade utensils, read more
    • About

      A full-scale replica of the fort built by James Harrod in 1774 is the centerpiece of Old Fort Harrod State Park in Harrodsburg, KY. Cabins and blockhouses are furnished with handmade utensils, furniture, crude tools and implements used by the pioneers. The park complex also features the historic Mansion Museum, George Rogers Clark Federal Monument, Lincoln Marriage Temple, and oldest cemetery west of the Alleghenies.

      The Park will be closed December 23, 2017 through January 1, 2018. The Park will reopen on January 2, 2018.

      Fort, Gift Shop and Lincoln Marriage Temple are open Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

      March 1 - November 30
      Fort, Gift Shop and Lincoln Marriage Temple are open Wednesday - Saturday, 9:00am to 5:00pm. Open Sunday Noon to 5:00pm

      April 1 - October 31
      The Fort Harrod State Park Museum is open Wednesday - Saturday, 10:00am to 5:00pm. Open Sunday 1:00pm to 5:00pm

      Grounds are open to the public 8:00 until dusk, 7 days a week.

      November 1 - March 31
      Museum is closed.

      The Lincoln Marriage Temple is one of the stops along Kentucky's Lincoln Heritage Trail.

    • Highlights

      • HIstorical
      • Family activities
      • Live interpreters
      • Blacksmith
      • Gunsmith
    • Media

    • Directions

      Corner of Lexington Street US 68 and 127 College Street in Harrodsburg Ky

    • Upcoming Events

    • Director's Notes Director's Notes

      Summertime in Mercer County!!  We are so glad to be outside and enjoying what treasures are right here in our own backyard.  Our members are ready for your outdoor visit: Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, Chimney Rock Marina and Restaurant, Cane Run Fishing Camp and Cummins Ferry Resort and Campground as well as Old Fort Harrod State Park.  Look for member events and festivals all over.