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The Cane Ridge Meeting House

1655 Cane Ridge Rd, Highway 537, Paris, KY 40361-9331
+1 859-987-5350
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Very interesting history of a large but little known event.

Betty was an excellent tour guide, enjoyed her enthusiasm. The grounds are well kept as is the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Larry G
Edgewood, Kentucky
Wonderful, Spiritual experience!!

Visited Cane Ridge Meeting House--what a wonderful place. Dating back to 1791, the original meeting... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2017
Marietta, Georgia
via mobile
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This historic building was built in 1791 as a Presbyterian Church.
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1655 Cane Ridge Rd, Highway 537, Paris, KY 40361-9331
+1 859-987-5350
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Betty was an excellent tour guide, enjoyed her enthusiasm. The grounds are well kept as is the structure itself. Seeing 200+ year old workmanship is worthwhile on its own and the historical religious significance is impressive.

Thank Larry G
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Visited Cane Ridge Meeting House--what a wonderful place. Dating back to 1791, the original meeting house still stands. However, a building was built over and around it to preserve the structure. It was the home of a great Christian revival in 1801 and has remained...More

Thank rdpine
Reviewed 1 May 2017

My church has a gathering every summer with other churches in the area for a day of worship taking turns at the pulpit and singing, we have a picnic break, then have afternoon worship and spend some time in the museum. Great historic place to...More

Thank Jamie W
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Took our friends who were visiting and are Spirit filled Christians and felt the spirit upon driving on the premises. While on the property they wept, and were in awe. We'll be returning with our staff Memorial Day weekend.

Thank Kenneth T
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Those interested in Restoration History must visit here. The curator gave us a tour while closed for the winter. A donation is appreciated. The old church has been well preserved and may be visited by groups or reserved for meetings. It is not heated and...More

Thank OldOldBob
Reviewed 20 September 2016

I had a little time to kill around Paris so found this place on line. Beautiful drive out into house country. Nice little museum, which was unexpected. The grounds are lovely, worth a walk around. The Meeting House was interesting, I would have liked to...More

Thank 52,761
Reviewed 11 September 2016

My husband & I both are very interested in the histories of churches. While vacationing with some friends that had been here before, they recommended we stop here & tour the grounds of Cane Ridge Meeting House. The original church is housed inside a larger...More

Thank Rita W
Reviewed 10 August 2016

This is an impressive preservation of history. The original building is now housed inside a larger building. It is worth the drive to get there. Enjoy the scenery en route.

Thank 5ontheroadagain
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Cane Ridge Meeting house is worth the drive. Scenic roads lead you to a peaceful location in the countryside. Touring the original meeting house is like stepping back in time. Even our children found the place intriguing. Our 11 year old said that she could...More

Thank Kalos L
Reviewed 13 April 2016

We were in Paris for the Claiborne Farms tour and decided to stop and check out this meeting House..so glad we did...it is so wonderfully preserved and there was someone there to answer any questions you may have. There is no charge to walk thru...Be...More

Thank MJ S
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Could you please tell me what hours the Meeting House is open to visitors? I am coming to Paris in April and would love to visit, if my schedule permits. Thank you.
9 January 2015|
Response from KayBrook | Reviewed this property |
Starting April 1st the hours are Monday-Saturday 9-5 and Sunday 1-5 (unless there is a morning worship) If you have questions you can call them at 859-987-5350.