Visit: Ashland: The Henry Clay Estate, 120 Sycamore Rd, Lexington, KY 40502-1842
Make your way to Ashland: The Henry Clay Estate, located in downtown Lexington, Kentucky. Walk through the meticulously preserved rooms of this 18-room Federate-styled mansion, complete with an impressive display of original furnishings, artwork and statuary. Ashland is a must-see for anyone interested in Kentucky history, United States history, Political history, the Civil War, and architecture.
Enter the front door and our knowledgeable docents will welcome you inside for a narrated journey through this beautiful estate. Then, take an optional self-guided tour of the gardens and grounds, Civil War monument and Henry Clay Exhibit. Immerse yourself in the history of Henry Clay's Ashland and conclude with a stop at the Museum Store or enjoy a bite to eat at The Ginkgo Tree Café.
At the end of your visit, make your way back to downtown Lexington and enjoy other must-see sites.