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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The Best Bloomin’ Festival scheduled for Friday, July 29th and Saturday, July 30th has been cancelled.read more
Dear Gardeners, I will be away from the garden Monday. June 20 – Thursday. June 23 and will return Friday evening, June 24. I have an opportunity to teach 5th – 8th grade students cooking at a camp. It should be a lot of fun! It was so nice to get all the edges and...read more
Spalding University sponsors first Writer in Residence at Blackacre, playwright Amina S. McIntyre, of Atlanta, GA.read more
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