Basic Information

The Visitor Center and Museum is open 7-days a week starting on Memorial Day (May 30, 2022) through Labor Day (September 5, 2022). Operating hours are 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. The grounds (including all trails) at Camp Nelson National Monument are open from sunrise to sunset, seven days per week. The Perry "White" House is not yet open due to ongoing renovations. Further questions about operations should be emailed to cane_info@nps.gov

 
There are no fees associated with visiting Camp Nelson National Monument.

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The Visitor Center and Museum is open 7-days a week starting on Memorial Day (May 30, 2022) through Labor Day (September 5, 2022). Operating hours are 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. The Visitor Center includes a museum and a short film (17 min.) about Camp Nelson's role during the American Civil War. 
 

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Last updated: May 26, 2022

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Mailing Address:

6614 Old Danville Road Loop 2
Loop 2

Nicholasville , KY 40356

Phone:

(859) 881-5716
The phone is usually answered Monday through Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. Voice messages are checked regularly.

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