• Old Fort Harrod State Park


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    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.

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

    April 1 - October 31
    The Fort Harrod State Park Museum is open
    Wednesday-Saturday 9-5 and Sunday Noon-5

    Grounds are open to the public 8:00 AM until dusk, 7 days a week.
    March 1 - November 30

    November 1 - March 31
    Museum portion is closed.

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

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


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