Local Culture & Attractions

The Red River Gorge is bursting with historic and cultural attractions that are unique to this area. Take the time to visit some of the areas most popular attractions, you won't regret it.

Natural Bridge State Park

Natural Bridge State Park

Natural Bridge State Resort Park invites you to experience a truly magnificent and serene natural environment. Come and explore the beauty of natural arches and rugged sandstone cliff lines. Our greatest attribute remains the same: the `Natural Bridge`. This magnificent arch, which is 65 feet tall and 78 feet long, is one of the most famous natural sandstone arches in Kentucky.
Phone: (606) 663-2214
Keeneland

Keeneland

Investing in racing`s future since 1936.
Phone: (859) 254-3412
Kentucky Reptile Zoo

Kentucky Reptile Zoo

The Kentucky Reptile Zoo is one of Kentucky`s hidden gems! We are a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to reptiles. ?Our mission has three parts: 1. We provide venom for medical research and antivenom production- venom has been used to save hundreds of lives! 2. We have exhibits and outreach designed to teach the public about reptiles. 3. We work with educators, researchers and law enforcement to support the conservation and study of reptiles.
Location: 200 L & E Railroad Slade, KY 40376
Phone: (606) 663-9160
Gladie Visitor Center

Gladie Visitor Center

The Gladie Visitor Center is located in the Red River Gorge. Learn about the cultural heritage, unique resources and spectacular geology found within the boundaries of the Red River Gorge Geological Area and Clifty Wilderness. TEMPORARILY CLOSED.
Location: 3451 Sky Bridge Road Stanton, KY 40380
Phone: 606-663-8100