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Richmond

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Historical Properties & Parks
Phillip Seyfrit, Director

Richmond Battlefield Park is approximately one mile south on Battlefield Memorial Highway. The park is open from 8 AM to dusk each day; may be closed in inclement  weather. Pleasant View House and Slave Quarters are open on a limited basis and by appointment only. Restrooms are available. Always check with the Visitors Center about Special Events. Texas Monument and Churchill's Draw are on the park grounds.

Hours:
April Thru October
Monday thru Friday 10AM -4PM
Saturday 10AM-2PM
Sunday 2PM-4PM

Large Groups and Weekends By Appointment Only
Guided Tours By Appointment Only (Two Week Notice)

Directions:
101Battlefield Memorial Highway, Richmond, Ky 40475

From I-75, take Exit 83, turn East. Follow Duncannon lane until it ends at US25/421, turn right at light. Follow US25/421 for one half mile, take a left onto 421. Visitors Center is immediately on left, with sign by road.

Our Address:
101 W Main Street
Richmond, KY, USA 40475
Hours of Operation:
Mon. to Fri. 8am to 4pm
(T) 859.624.4700
(F) 859.624.9140

 

County Information

Madison County is one of the fastest growing areas in Kentucky. It is rich in heritage and history. The County is unique in that it has two townships, Richmond and Berea. The County sits next to Fayette County with the Kentucky River as its border and is minutes away from Lexington. Madison County is a blend of urban, suburban and rural environments. It is a rapidly growing county enjoying both residential and industrial growth. As a tourist site, the County offers many attractions.

Area: 443 sq miles
Founded: 1786
Population: 84,786 (2012)
County Seat: Richmond, Kentucky