Feed our Farm Animals, Hike one of our Trails, Browse our 1795 Appalachian double crib barn, or Relax at one of our ponds. Make Blackacre your Daycation Destination!
Blackacre State Nature Preserve & Historic Homestead | Louisville Life | KET
… just 25 minutes from downtown Louisville … the spacious Blackacre State Nature Preserve & Historic Homestead is a place where visitors can hike, take in the historic grounds …
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As part of Earth Day celebrations volunteers are needed to help plant 73-shrubs and 922-herbaceous plants from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, May, 13th in the new Butterfly Garden at Blackacre. Thanks to Neighborhood Development Funds from Louisville Metro Council...read more
Blackacre is excited to welcome our April writer in residence,Shiv Kotecha! Shiv Kotecha is a writer, artist and scholar living in New York City. He is the author of the Unlovable (Troll Thread, 2016), EXTRIGUE (Make Now, 2015) OUTFITS (Troll Thread, 2013) and PAINT...read more
Saturday March, 25th at 10AM with Second Chances Wildlife Center Join us for this popular class from Second Chances Wildlife Center. During this program you will learn about animals you hear about but may not know about. Some truths may actually surprise you! What...read more
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Keep your sense of proportion by regularly, preferably daily,
visiting the natural world.
- Catlin Matthews
“Our Day of Service at Blackacre was inspiring. Many of my team members including me had no idea 300-acres of land remained undeveloped so close to where we live. Helping to repair broken fences along the cow pasture was not only productive and a good work out but made my people feel like they were making a difference and brought us even closer together which means better output when we return to our regular day jobs next week”Amanda
“Holding a team retreat at Blackacre was delightful. We were able to work and enjoy lunch gathered around a long dining room table inside the Presley Tyler House. We went ‘away’ without going away saving both time and money for the company by meeting at the historic homestead.”Chris