Ashland, the home of famous 19th-century statesman Henry Clay, is located a short distance from downtown Lexington on a beautiful 20-acre wooded estate with an English parterre garden. The home is filled with Clay family belongings and memorabilia. House Beautiful magazine recently named Ashland one of the “50 Most Famous Historic Houses in America”. Cafe on site is open seasonally.
Open Tuesday through Sunday from March through November. Always closed on Mondays. Closed in January. Closed February except for groups of 10 or more. Tours on the hour Tuesday - Saturday, 10 a.m. with the last tour at 4 p.m., and Sunday 1 p.m. with the last tour at 4 p.m.