Richmond Area

City of Richmond, KY  richmond.ky.us

Richmond Visitor Information and Travel Planning

Irvinton House Museum

Eastern KY University eku.edu

EKU Sports

EKU Hummel Planetarium & Space Theater

University of KY  uky.edu

UK Sports

Bybee Pottery

Ft. Boonesborough State Park

Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill shakervillageky.org

Renfro Valley Country Music Hall renfrovalley.com

 

Historical
 

Battle of Richmond Civil War Park, US 460

White Hall State Shrine, home of Cassius M Clay

Ashland, home of Henry Clay

Mary Todd Lincoln House, Lexington

 

Arts, Crafts & Shopping
 

Berea, KY Crafts and Old Towne

KY Artisan Center kentuckyartisancenter,ky.gov

Downtown Richmond Art Galleries: Chestnut Tree Gallery, Gallery On Main

Downtown Richmond Specialty  Shops: Curriers Music World, Party Shop, Jett & Halls Shoes, Third St. Gallery, Creative Arts by Sherri

 

Horses
 

Keeneland Race Course  keeneland.com

KY Horse Park kyhorsepark.com

 

Birdwatching
 

Million Park

Camp Catalpa

Raven Run Nature Sanctuary

 


Restaurants
(within walking distance of the Bennett House)

 

Opal’s (country cooking)

Paddy Wagon Irish Pub
Logan's Roadhouse
Madison Garden

Subway

Jimmy John’s Sandwich Shop

 

Richmond Area Restaurants
 

Acres of Land Winery and Restaurant

Halls on the River

Hanger's

Elvira’s Italian Restaurant

Sonny’s Real Pit Bar-B-Q

 

Chains
 

Applebee’s

Bob Evans

Cracker Barrel

Frisch’s

O’Charley’s

Outback Steakhouse

 

Regional Restaurants
 

Beaumont Inn, Harrodsburg, KY

Holly Hill Inn, Midway, KY

Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill, near Harrodsburg, KY

 

Entertainment and Shopping
 

Deer Run Stables

Galaxy Bowling & Entertainment Center

Richmond Mall

Richmond Raceway

EKU Hummel Planetarium & Space Theater

Richmond Center, major and specialty retail

Hamburg Pavillion, major department, discount &    retail stores and restaurants, 15 minutes from Bennett House