Kentucky offers many natural, tourist, and historic attractions ideal for a romantic weekend getaway. The bluegrass, mountains, nature trails, and historic buildings make it a picturesque backdrop. Couples come to Kentucky to escape their every day routine, and enjoy its beauty, history, and entertainment. The city of Richmond in Central Kentucky is perfect for a weekend of rekindling.
White Hall State Historic Site
Nestled in rolling farmland, White Hall State Historic Site is a popular attraction in Richmond, KY. White Hall mansion was built in the late 1700’s. The mansion was designed in Georgian and Italianate styles, boasts nearly 10,000 square feet with modern innovations of the time. This historic site that served as the home of Cassius Marcellus Clay is now managed by Eastern Kentucky University. The historic mansion makes a beautiful backdrop as you explore the inside of the home and surrounding landscapes. Because of its beauty, many couples choose this as the site for their wedding receptions.
EKU Center for the Arts
Richmond, Kentucky is a convenient romantic weekend getaway for residents of Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Missouri and other parts of the state. Come enjoy the state’s legendary bluegrass fields, historic sites, mountains, and more.