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.
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.