Founded in 1789, when Kentucky was still considered America’s western frontier, Richmond has a rich history peopled with such legendary pioneer figures as Daniel Boone and Kit Carson. This college town, located right off I-75, is in the heart of Kentucky’s lush bluegrass region. The city was named after Richmond, Virginia, the hometown of Revolutionary War hero Colonel John Miller.
Richmond caters to visitors of all ages with activities ranging from shopping, outdoor recreation, festivals and historical markers to only name a few.
Whether you are seeking an adventuresome getaway or some quality time with your loved ones, Richmond is the place for you.