On the first Saturday of each month April-November there is a Historic Downtown Henderson Kentucky Walking Tour. The next walking tour will take place August 1st. Frank Nally will be the tour guide August 1st but tour guides may vary each month to give different insights and perspectives. Free tours begin at the Depot at 10am and continue through out downtown Henderson. Whether you have lived in Henderson all your life or are just visiting, these tours offer new knowledge to everyone. Learn about the architecture and rivetting history of some of Henderson’s most beautiful homes and businesses. Take pride in your city and learn fascinating facts about the past and present. You really couldn’t guess the importance of Henderson and all of the hidden secrets all around town.
- What was the city’s first so-called “fireproof building”?
- Where did the saying “Henderson:On the Ohio but Never In It” come from?
- Which bank is located on land once owned by John James Audubon?
- What home was used to film scenes of “A League of their own”?
Learn the answers to these questions and more at the next Downtown Henderson Walking Tour. Stop by the Welcome Center at the Depot anytime to pick ups Historic Downtown Henderson Brochure or visit www.hendersonky.org/attractions/tours .