The 10 Best Things to Do in Harrodsburg, Kentucky

Harrodsburg is a home rule-class city in Mercer County, Kentucky, in the United States. It is the seat of its county. The population was 8,340 at the 2010 census.

1. Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill

3501 Lexington Rd, Harrodsburg, KY 40330-9218 Nature & Parks, Sights & Landmarks, Farms, Nature & Wildlife Areas, Points of Interest & Landmarks, Historic Sites More
Excellent
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Satisfactory
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Poor
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4.5 based on 627 reviews

Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill

Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill is a landmark destination rooted in the spirit of the Kentuckians that called this place home for more than a century. Discover inspiring legacies, fresh-air adventures and spirited hospitality throughout Shaker Village's 3,000 acres. Onsite amenities include overnight accommodations, dining and catering services, retail shops, historical exhibitions and tours, a farm and garden area, a nature preserve, multi-use trail system, riverboat rides, equestrian stable and an extensive calendar of special programs, activities and events.

Reviewed By andrewwW8884PH

Fascinating bit of history

This was a well maintained and pretty collection of historic buildings. The guides were very informative and interesting. This is not really for children as it is the history of a bunch of well meaning but misguided religious crackpots and how they lived,

2. Old Fort Harrod State Park

100 S College St, Harrodsburg, KY 40330-1645 Sights & Landmarks, Historic Sites
Excellent
61%
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32%
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4.5 based on 131 reviews

Old Fort Harrod State Park

Reviewed By Vagabond2be - Suwanee, GeorgiaSuwanee, Georgia

Closed on Mondays and Tuesdays

Unfortunately, we were traveling through town on a Tuesday and discovered the fort is closed on Monday and Tuesday. So we could only peek through the cracks.Still, we enjoyed seeing the monument outside, the adjacent graveyard and the orange osage tree th

3. Devine's Corn Maze & Pumpkin Patch

623 Talmage Mayo Rd, Harrodsburg, KY 40330-7604 Sights & Landmarks, Farms, Historic Sites
Excellent
80%
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4.5 based on 55 reviews

Devine's Corn Maze & Pumpkin Patch

Come see us for all of your fall family fun! Each admission includes 10 acres of corn mazes, hayrides, pick your own pumpkins(includes a great pumpkin!), Kids activities, & petting area. Great place for school groups, church outings and birthday parties. Want to add a little adventure? Try our Zip Line Racers or Cornsalk Wars Paintball! Come back Halloween weekend for the "Field of Horror".

Reviewed By Ina Faye P - Danville, United StatesDanville, United States

Butterfly

This was a great experience for the whole family. My husband and I along with my granddaughter and great grandson went. He loved the hay ride, and the animals, but his favorite was picking out his own pumpkin. He walked the whole patch before choosing a p

4. Rags to Riches Antique Mall

Beaumont Plaza, 613 S College St, Harrodsburg, KY 40330 Shopping, Antique Stores
Excellent
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Good
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4.5 based on 7 reviews

Rags to Riches Antique Mall

Reviewed By 448BenS - Louisville, KentuckyLouisville, Kentucky

Wonderful Antique Mall!

Love this place! Great people working the desk and over 150 booths to browse through. Fenton, Imperial Glass, antique furniture, antique toys...just name it, these folks have it! :)

5. Back Porch Treasures Craft & Antique Mall

540 N College St, Harrodsburg, KY 40330-1016 Shopping, Shopping Malls, Antique Stores
Excellent
33%
Good
67%
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4.5 based on 3 reviews

Back Porch Treasures Craft & Antique Mall

Reviewed By 448BenS - Louisville, KentuckyLouisville, Kentucky

Very nice

This store has great owners! The place is clean, well organized and reasonably priced in most cases. We always find something when we go here.

6. Anderson Dean Aquatics

1501 Louisville Rd, Harrodsburg, KY 40330-8622 Water & Amusement Parks, Water Parks
Excellent
40%
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60%
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4.5 based on 5 reviews

Reviewed By toddkharding - Fairfax Station, VirginiaFairfax Station, Virginia

Nice water park.

This is a nice community water park. There's a three-story water slide. A water playground and small slide for the younger kids. Diving boards and swim lanes. It wasn't super busy the day we were there. Lots of room in the pool. The kids loved it. The con

7. Olde Towne Distillery

551 Tapp Rd, Harrodsburg, KY 40330-2254 Food & Drink, Distilleries
Excellent
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4.5 based on 2 reviews

Olde Towne Distillery

Reviewed By ASBCRB - Urbana, OhioUrbana, Ohio

New Bourbon and Hemp Moonshine

Small place but nice tour. Just started selling bourbon and also offers moonshine, vodka, rum and tobacco. Only place in the country that makes hemp moonshine. Bourbon is pretty good for a $22 bottle. Offer a North and South General on bottles of whiskey

8. Big Red Stables

1605 Jackson Pike, Harrodsburg, KY 40330-9197 Outdoor Activities, Horseback Riding Tours
Excellent
98%
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5 based on 47 reviews

Big Red Stables

Ride a horse in the heart of central Kentucky. Open year round BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Sunset rides on the farm April-October. We also hire horses for off-site riding at Shaker Village and Eagles Nest. 12 year old minimum age limit and 225 lbs. maximum weight limit.

Reviewed By CSIMelissa - KentuckyKentucky

REAL RIDING!

This is REAL riding - not the typical nose to butt slow riding which is what the majority of trail riding establishments are no matter where you are in the country. Everyone there was fabulous and professional and most of all FUN. Lots of galloping on our

9. Dixie Belle Riverboat Rides

Enter a destinationHarrodsburg, KY, USA
Excellent
56%
Good
33%
Satisfactory
11%
Poor
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4.5 based on 45 reviews

Dixie Belle Riverboat Rides

Reviewed By 448BenS - Louisville, KentuckyLouisville, Kentucky

Up the Kentucky River!

This ride on the paddle boat was fabulous! The captain was so very knowledgeable and at ease with the boat, the information, and the passengers. The rise is serene! Must do!

10. Lemons Mill

166 Marimon Ave, Harrodsburg, KY 40330-1311 Nightlife, Bars & Clubs
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5 based on 4 reviews

Reviewed By JBDWINE - Bryantsville, KentuckyBryantsville, Kentucky

NY Eve with friends

Some friends took us here after we had enjoyed dinner elsewhere.This is a small brew pub with lounge furniture that looks as though it was procured from the Salvation Army. But the house brewed beer was excellent - and everyone was very friendly.WE will b

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