Historical Sites

Rice Chapel

(859) 824-3322
144 N. Main St., Dry Ridge, KY 41035

Built in the early 19th century, this was once the home of William Arnold, Founder of Williamstown.  The two story house is constructed of huge poplar logs with a wood shingle roof characteristic of the log houses built during Kentucky’s early days.  Maintained and cared for by the Grant County Historical Society, the building contains pioneer era furniture, memorabilia, early photographs, and artifacts of early Grant County.

Open May-October
*Group tours can be scheduled by contacting 859-824-3322.
The cabin is open Tue–Fri, 2-6pm  Sa, 2-7 pm
Cabin closed on Sunday and Monday (except for Monday holidays when cabin will be open from 2 to 6 p.m.)

Free Admission.

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Sherman Tavern

(859) 428-2182
3987 Dixie Hwy., Dry Ridge, KY 41035

One of the last stagecoach stops left standing in Kentucky is our very own Sherman Tavern.

Open Tuesdays, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Group tours can be scheduled by calling Edna Cummins 859-428-2182 or emailing: emspegal@gmail.com

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William Arnold Log Cabin

(859) 824-3322
224 S. Main St., Williamstown, KY 41097

Built in the early 19th century, this was once the home of William Arnold, Founder of Williamstown.  The two story house is constructed of huge poplar logs with a wood shingle roof characteristic of the log houses built during Kentucky’s early days.  Maintained and cared for by the Grant County Historical Society, the building contains pioneer era furniture, memorabilia, early photographs, and artifacts of early Grant County.

Open May-October
*Group tours can be scheduled by contacting 859-824-3322.
The cabin is open Tue–Fri, 2-6pm  Sa, 2-7 pm
Cabin closed on Sunday and Monday (except for Monday holidays when cabin will be open from 2 to 6 p.m.)

Free Admission.

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