William Whitley House

625 William Whitley Road, Stanford, KY 40484

One of the first brick homes built west of the Allegheny Mountains and the site of the first circular racetrack in the nation. Called the 'Guardian of Wilderness Road,' the house was a gathering spot for early Kentuckians, including George Rogers Clark and Daniel Boone.

Group Tour
More Info
  • Operation Hours: Open year-round. Tuesday through Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 4:0 p.m. and Sundays 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Length of Tour: 1 Hour
  • Guided Tours:
  • Gift Shop:
  • Mileage/Direction from Lexington: 45 miles south of Lexington
  • Price Range $-$$$$: $$
Info for Tour Leaders
  • Coach Parking:
  • Accessibility: Limited

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