Local Activities in Campbellsville, Kentucky

Looking for a fun destination for your next trip? Well look no further because there are many activities in Campbellsville, Kentucky that will keep you entertained! From historic landmarks to outdoor activities, you will be exploring the roads of Campbellsville for hours. And with uhaulcarshare, you can explore the town with ease.


Getting Around in Campbellsville, Kentucky

So you’ve made it to Campbellsville, but how do you plan on getting around town? Follow these quick and easy steps to start renting through uhaulcarshare!

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Outdoor Activities in Campbellsville, Kentucky

Looking to get some fresh air by doing a few outdoor activities in Campbellsville? Go on a camping trip to Green River Lake State Park or hit the trails at Clay Hill Memorial Forest.


Green River Lake State Park (179 Park Office Rd, Campbellsville, KY 42718)

With over 1,331 acres of land and an 8,200-acre lake, Green River Lake State Park has been the place for people who love nature since its opening in 1969. This park has many attractions including a miniature golf course, a campground, picnic area, a beach, and much more!


Clay Hill Memorial Forest (7426 Old Lebanon Rd, Campbellsville, KY 42718)

Grab your hiking gear and hit the trails at Clay Hill Memorial Forest! With over 6 miles worth of 4 hiking trails, you’ll be able to reach your step goal in no time. A popular attraction is the Little Angel Spring which is 1.4 miles in length. It leads through a mature beech maple wood where you can see some of the largest trees in Clay Hill!


Historical Landmarks

Learn about the town’s rich history by visiting the Hiestand House – Taylor County Museum and the Merchant Tower.


Hiestand House – Taylor County Museum (1075 Campbellsville Bypass, Campbellsville, KY 42718)

The Heistand House – Taylor County Museum is one of 12 German stone houses in Kentucky. The Museum is furnished with 18th century American architecture and is surrounded by beautiful gardens. Outside of the home is a detachable kitchen and a springhouse. For a small admission fee you can explore the history of the museum!


Merchant Tower (102 E Main St, Campbellsville, KY 42718)

Known as the most important building in Campbellsville, the Merchant Tower is significant for three architectural reasons:

  1. The Triple Arch Entryway
  2. The Second Story Balcony
  3. The Tower

Often referred to as “The Gateway to Main Street”, the Merchant Tower sits within the historic district of Downtown Campbellsville.


Places to Eat

After exploring Campbellsville all day, you’re going to be pretty hungry. Check out these well-known restaurants during your trip!


Druther’s Restaurant (101 N Columbia Ave, Campbellsville, KY 42718)

If you’re craving southern food, then Druther’s is the place to be! Formerly known as Burger Queen, this restaurant has been operating since 1970 and is the last Druther’s standing. From fried chicken to biscuits and gravy, you’ll be sure to find something that will satisfy your taste buds. Stop by and grab some ‘Southern cooking that tastes just like grandma’s’!


Wings Pizza and Things (1250-1558 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville, KY 42718)

Need a place with good food, good fun, and good friends? Then Wings Pizza N Things is the spot for you! Enjoy their homemade fresh, never frozen, pizza and wings while catching the latest sports game on one of their 12 large screen TVs. Known for their relaxed casual environment, this place creates a ‘big city’ atmosphere with a small town flair. Stop on by and sing to your favorite songs on Thursday night karaoke!

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