Hopemont, The Hunt-Morgan House

201 North Mill Street, Lexington, KY 40507
P:(859) 253-0362

Built in 1814 by John Wesley Hunt, one of Lexington’s most prominent citizens of the time, this Federal-style house is a living museum representing the days when Lexington was known as the "Athens of the West" for its highly cultured lifestyle. The property includes a Civil War museum and a period garden.

This historic home is also available for special events. The Morgan room accommodates up to 75 people. The garden is suitable for up to 150 people.

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  • Operation Hours: Open April through October. Wednesday through Friday from 1 to 5 p.m. (last tour at 4 p.m.), Saturdays 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (last tour at 3 p.m.), and Sundays 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. (last tour at 4 p.m.). Tours begin on the hour. Closed Mondays and Tuesdays.
  • Length of Tour: 45 minutes
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  • Price Range $-$$$$: $$
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Facility Information
  • Meeting Rooms: 1
  • Max Breakout Rooms: 1
  • Largest Banquet Capacity: 35
  • Largest general Session: 75
  • Accessibility: Limited

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