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Bernheim Arboretum & Research Forest has New Giant Sculptures

Celebrating their 90th anniversary, The Bernheim Arboretum & Research Forest has special events, hikes, and talks planned all throughout 2019. However it’s the new, large residents getting all the attention. Discover the forest giant family while strolling a 2-mile loop. These towering, kind-faced sculptures are the newest addition to the 16,137 acres of pristine forest. The

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These are the Best Restaurants in Bardstown

Bardstown’s charming downtown is overflowing with great restaurants. After strolling the lovely tree-lined streets, stop in for a delicious lunch or dinner. There’s a wide selection of pubs, cafes, bistros, and elegant restaurants. Enjoy the best Southern comfort food, bourbon inspired BBQ, or fresh Italian dishes. Dine in beautiful, historic homes filled with character or

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Great Cocktails to Enjoy at our Bourbon Bar & Lounge

Sipping smooth cocktails in a classy lounge is the perfect way to end any romantic evening, especially in Bardstown, Kentucky. This charming, historic town also happens to be “The Bourbon Capital of the World®.” There’s no better place to enjoy the perfect nightcap made with superior, local bourbon. With a long bourbon history and dozens

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Bourbon Manor Bed and Breakfast is Rated one of the Top 10 Most Romantic Inns in America by iLoveInns

One of the Top 10 Most Romantic Inns in America

Bourbon Manor B&B received a wonderful Valentine’s Day gift from the iLoveInns.com staff and customers. They have honored us with a coveted spot on their “Top 10 Most Romantic Inns in America” list. We couldn’t agree more with the article’s flattering summary of our special inn: “Share a love for each other and for bourbon at

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A Romantic Getaway in Kentucky’s Bourbon Country

Every couple needs a romantic getaway this winter, whether it’s for Valentine’s Day, an anniversary or just to spice up chilly nights. Bardstown’s quaint downtown, with historic buildings and tree lined streets, encourages romantic walks. It invites couples to stroll to the many fascinating antique stores, cozy pubs and intimate restaurants. Also enjoy the picturesque

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Discover Scenic Train Excursions on My Old Kentucky Dinner Train

Trains bring to mind the mystery and romance of elegant dining cars and beautiful scenery rolling by. Travel back in time riding in the restored 1940s cars on My Old Kentucky Dinner Train Railroad. In addition to a delicious seasonal, four course meal, they also offer exciting themed excursions. Solve a murder over dinner, ride

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Give the Gift of a Bardstown Getaway this Holiday Season

The gift giving season has arrived and life can get pretty busy. While the holidays are full of gatherings, parties and celebrations, a quiet getaway to charming Bardstown will rejuvenate the soul. Here discover the “Most Beautiful Small Town in America,” that offers a relaxing escape during this hectic time. Stroll the historic downtown and

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Explore Spooky Ghost Tours in Historic Bardstown, KY

Telling ghost stories under an autumn moon brings to mind the thrill of Halloween. Relive those childhood chills of excitement on a Bardstown Ghost Trek. After exploring Bardstown’s shopping, dining, and bourbon distilleries spend an evening discovering the spooky side of local history. In its 21st year, these 90 minute ghost tours visit three haunted

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Bardstown Arts, Crafts & Antiques Fair

  The Bardstown’s Arts, Crafts and Antiques Fair is an Autumn tradition and favorite of locals and tourists alike. Over 200 artists and craftsmen set up booths in Bardstown’s beautiful, historic district, and thousands of eager visitors stroll the tree-lined streets in the crisp October sunshine to get a jump on holiday shopping. This celebration of arts

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The Top Bourbon Distilleries

Check out our guide to the top Bourbon Distilleries in Bardstown.  After reviewing make a reservation with us!