Camp Nelson National Monument Visitor Center

Camp Nelson National Monument, Near Nicholasville, Kentucky

Camp Nelson National Monument Visitor Center does not offer reservations through Please take a look at the area details below for more information about visiting this location. Enjoy your visit!


The Visitor Center is open Wednesday through Sunday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm (closed Mon. & Tues.). The Perry "White" House is closed for renovations. The visitor center provides an orientation to the historic events that unfolded at Camp Nelson through exhibits and a 17-minute film. Objects on display and museum exhibits provide a window into the role Camp Nelson played during its height as a military installation, supply depot, hospital, recruitment center, and refugee camp.

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