6614 Old Danville Road
Nicholasville, KY 40356
Open: 7-days a week starting on Memorial Day (May 30, 2022) through Labor Day (September 5, 2022)
The Visitor Center offers a 17-minute film and a museum. Also on the grounds are the historic Perry "White" House, a reconstructed Barracks building, and more than 4 miles of trails that allow you to explore the historic grounds of Camp Nelson.
Guided tours are available Friday through Sunday, at 10:00am, 11:00am, 1:00pm and 2:00pm. These programs are 45 minutes long and include about 1/2 mile of walking.
The Perry House is closed for extensive renovations. The grounds and trails are accessible seven days a week from dawn to dusk. To get a trail guide map of the park, or a passport stamp, be sure to visit the front porch of the visitor center.
You are also welcome to call the park at 859-881-5716 or email us with specific questions.
Last updated: June 5, 2022
6614 Old Danville Road Loop 2
The phone is usually answered Monday through Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. Voice messages are checked regularly.