Jack Jouett House Historic Site, Versailles

#12 of 16 in Things to do in Versailles
Architectural Building · Hidden Gem · Visitor Center
Visit the home of the "Paul Revere of the South"

This rural homestead includes a 1780's frontier stone cabin, used as a kitchen by the Jouetts. The 1797 Federal-style brick cottage features a formal parlor, dining room and three bedrooms. Period furnishings complement the rooms.

Open April-October at the listed hours. Open January-December by appointment.
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  • Jack Jouett is one of the forgotten heroes of the American Revolutionary War. His house is time capsule of early 1800 lifestyle in Kentucky. The tour guide was very knowledgeable. The drive out to it....  more »
  • Although I didn't have time to do the tour that's been highly recommended in other reviews, even a brief stop at this small historic home warranted further exploration of the adjoining graveyard...  more »
  • The director, Susan, was a fount of knowledge, and so congenial. The home is small, but the story behind the family is great.
  • Cool place, filled with history, gorgeous property. I see it every day because I live in the area

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