Butler-Turpin State Historic House

1608 SR 227
Carrollton, KY 41008- Map It
(502) 732-4384

AAA Editor Notes

Butler-Turpin State Historic House, 2 mi. s.e. on SR 227 in General Butler State Resort Park, is the restored 1859 home of Kentucky’s Butler family, which included Gen. William Orlando Butler, a hero of the Battle of New Orleans and a major general during the Mexican War, and Maj. Thomas Butler, aide-de-camp to General Andrew Jackson during the War of 1812. The Greek Revival home retains many of its original features, including woodwork, mantels and a staircase. The Butler family cemetery is located on the grounds. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
$5; $4 (senior citizens); $3 (ages 6-18). Cash only.
Hours: Guided house tours depart Thurs.-Sat. at 1, 2 and 3, May-Oct.; by appointment rest of year. Closed major holidays. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.