1450 Bowling Green Road
Russellville, KY 42276
Phone: (270) 726-2488
Fax: (270) 726-3124
Spread over 9.5 acres (3.8 ha) of land, the South Union Shakertown Historic District is a beautiful historic site that features multiple styles and designs of architecture. The place is a great visit area that helps learn about the shaker way of life. With several structures, museum, unique gift shops, overnight lodges, etc. the district is a perfect tourist attraction and an educational institution that has preserved the beauty of Shaker, it's landscapes, folk life and also it's material culture.
Located in the unique pre-Civil War Octagon Hall, the only eight-sided brick building in Kentucky, this museum contains an abundance of Confederate information and documents in its archives.
Located in the historic old jail, this facility contains an extensive collection of records and documents from the old circuit and county courts. A genealogical library and genealogical collection contains family history files, old scrapbooks, manuscripts, maps, pictures, local history files, and memorabilia from several Kentucky and Tennessee counties. Tours are available.
This legendary attraction is more than just a supernatural story. The Bell Witch Cave is an adventure not for the faint hearted. Explore the caves of the fabled bell witch and maybe even take a canoe ride while you are there. A replica of the hand hewed log cabin where the Bell family resided in the 1800s is also one of the star attractions of this place. Day time tours of the cave and cabin are available from 10:00a to 5:00p at USD12 for the cave tour and USD8 for the cabin tour. Special daytime and nighttime tours can be booked 48 hours in advance. The best time to visit would be close to Halloween where the witch is honored at the Bell Witch Fest.
Lost River Archaeological Cave is a subterranean cavern in the town of Bowling Green, Kentucky. The seven mile long grotto is a natural formation and boat tours are available for visitors who wish to explore this cave. This tourist attraction is also home to two happening entertainment venues that hosts variety of events and functions.