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Whitehaven Welcome Center

1845 Lone Oak Rd, (I-24 Exit 7), Paducah, KY 42003-7903
+1 270-554-2077
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go there during the christmas holiday

it's a welcome center with all that goes with that but its also a historic home that was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
bigmomma710
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Paducah, Kentucky
Welcome center on National Historic Register

The only welcome center in U.S. on NHR. Free tourrs are available most afternoons. Gardens have... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2017
Redheaded_Amoeba
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Paducah, KY
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
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“rest area” (19 reviews)
“old mansion” (7 reviews)
“white haven” (6 reviews)
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1845 Lone Oak Rd, (I-24 Exit 7), Paducah, KY 42003-7903
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+1 270-554-2077
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

it's a welcome center with all that goes with that but its also a historic home that was transformed into a welcome center. during christmas it is decorated and they offer tours of the house.

Thank bigmomma710
Reviewed 11 November 2017

The only welcome center in U.S. on NHR. Free tourrs are available most afternoons. Gardens have been designed and planted by local garden club. Wooded picnic area. Tours are not as extensive as they were during restoration, but are still great.Local teens take their prom...More

Thank Redheaded_Amoeba
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This welcome center is just slightly off the beaten path and is worth the stop. The house and grounds are beautiful. Take time to stretch and enjoy the grounds and look at the large trees and flowers. There is everything you would expect from a...More

Thank love2gonyc
Reviewed 19 October 2017

I have never seen a welcome center as beautiful as this piece of history. First the people were very nice. The tour of the house was amazing, I loved the Old furniture. They did a lovely job of bringing this house back to life. Lots...More

Thank 1991KEB
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Why not stop? Great historic rest stop with free quided tour of the building that has period furniture and set up as if back in the days.Plenty of easy parking, bathrooms, information and brochures of area attractions, beautiful garden, historic building with free guided tour.

Thank hillystitcher
Reviewed 29 September 2017

This is a truly beautiful place and it is like stepping back into the antebellum south. The staff is very friendly and helpful. We only had a few minutes to visit and one of the ladies working took the time to give us a tour...More

Thank greeneyesAlabama
Reviewed 30 August 2017

As a child, I watched this place fall into disrepair. Love that they rehabbed it and made it a wonderful place to visit. Be sure to go at Christmas time and see the decorations by the local clubs.

Thank debstcharles
Reviewed 27 August 2017

This is where we watched the 2017 total eclipse of the sun. The staff were FRIENDLY and HELPFUL! The place was beautiful, clean, and unique. The "museum" was not open, but the "light show" was FANTASTIC!!

Thank Sparrow H
Reviewed 22 August 2017

First of all this place has the cleanest restrooms I have encountered in my many travels, but the real surprise is the discovery that it is an antebellum home in the Greek Revival style.

1  Thank Laura L
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We love to stop here for a little break, super clean and so friendly help! This building is beautiful and interesting + you can take a break on the road

Thank Cintia H
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charb57
11 October 2015|
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Response from Jill_42001 | Property representative |
I apologize for not getting back to you sooner. You certainly can stay in our parking lot for the night!
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brandilynn4
3 April 2015|
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Response from Jill_42001 | Property representative |
The lobby of Whitehaven Welcome Center which includes the bathrooms, vending machines, KY State Maps, and brochures is open 24 hours a day 7 days a week. The Department of Travel and Tourism office is staffed 8:00 - 4:30... More
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