1811 Historic Jail

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West 2nd Street
Appelman Park
Augusta KY 41002

Visit the oldest Jail in Kentucky with it's original foundation. Explore this historic structure with original cells, artifacts and 3 foot wide solid rock walls that extend 4 foot into the ground.

This same jail held prisoners in the early 1800's.

At one time, it was the City of Augusta Jail until 1978.

Open with appointments only Monday thru Friday 9am-4pm by calling Tourism Dept 606-756-2183

Weekend Appointments are available with 2 weeks notice.

Free Admission ... Donations Accepted

General Information
  • Guided Tours
  • Pets Accepted
  • National Register of Historic Places