A legendary naturalist discovered his calling here...

What will you discover?

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Discover Your Nature

Framed by nature, Henderson is a vibrant river town retreat-- the Ohio River rolls, the birds fly. With a charming downtown, dynamic culinary scene, and plenty of fresh air to go around, Henderson is a place where you can discover your nature. What will you discover?

Upcoming Events

From high-energy music festivals on our riverfront and world-class performances at the Preston Arts Center to easy weekends at the Farmers Market and art openings at Gallery 101, our events calendar offers something for everyone.

Road to the Rodeo
Vienna Boys Choir
Audubon Museum in Fall


Discover the magic of the season as you journey through miles of hiking trails, cozy up in one of six cabins, and experience Audubon Museum & Nature Center.

Historic Henderson

If these walls could talk...

Boasting one of the largest collections of still-standing 19th century homes in Kentucky, history comes alive as you stroll the historic streets of downtown Henderson with our self-guided tour.

Cates pumpkins


Explore the enchanting corn maze, hand-pick perfect pumpkins, and embrace the wonder of autumn. Unforgettable family fun!

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2024 Solar Eclipse

We're in the path of totality for the April 8 solar eclipse! Experience this awe-inspiring celestial event surrounded by the wonders of nature.

Latest Posts

Rediscover your inner adventurer this fall in #hendersonky 🍂🐦🐿️
National Cheeseburger Day? Sounds like our kind of holiday!🍔

📍: @metzgerstavernky
Harvest homegrown memories in #hendersonky🌻🍇🌽
9 out of 10 dogs report that life is better in #hendersonky☺️ Get out and explore with your pup on #internationaldogday🐶
Treating our river cruisers this morning with a warm welcome to Henderson from Kings Highway!🪕
What’s your winning strategy… color of the jockey silks or cutest name?☺️

📍: @ellisparkracing
Not sure we’re ready to let this summer in #hendersonky go🥰
Birds and Nests by @ohiovalleyartleague now live at Gallery 101 in The Depot Welcome Center through Sept. 16🪶
Calling all adventurers: it’s a beautiful day to explore!🌳🐿️🦉

📍: @audubon_state_park
Wiener takes all at the @ellisparkracing Dachshund Derby!☺️
Grab a drink from a local hot spot and stroll the Sunset District tonight💕