Old Fort Harrod State Park
- Arts & Crafts
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.
- Family activities
- Live interpreters
Corner of Lexington Street US 68 and 127 College Street in Harrodsburg Ky
Now it is time for the Fort Harrod Jazz Festival and Artisan Expo at Old Fort Harrod State Park September 14th- 16th. Join us from 6 PM Friday through 6 PM Sunday afternoon for music, food and art. Come for the exquisite bands, the view or that community feeling when all of Mercer County comes alive for the Fort Harrod Jazz Festival and Artisan Expo 2018!