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Camp Nelson Heritage Park

Description
Amenities
Union supply depot, recruitment center, African-American refugee camp, hospital and adjacent National Cemetery. The site is bounded by the Kentucky River, and Hickman Creek, both with vertical limestone cliffs called the Palisades.
Attractions
Group Tour
Accessibility
More Info
  • Operation Hours: Tours Tuesday through Saturday. Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Last tour at 4 p.m.
  • Length of Tour: 1 hour
  • Self-Guided Tours:
  • Gift Shop:
  • Guided Tours:
  • Mileage/Direction from Lexington: 20 miles southwest of Lexington
Info for Tour Leaders
  • Grouprate:
  • Coach Parking:
General
  • Handicap Accessibility: Limited