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Ashland's lit Norway Spruce

Ashland’s lit Norway Spruce

Join us for the 4th annual Lighting on the Lawn as we light our 100 foot tall live Norway spruce tree. Live music and carols singing, Starbucks Coffee, Ashland Mistletoe for sale, photos with Santa, and fun for the whole family. We will countdown and light the tree at dusk and kick off the holiday season at Ashland.

Thank you to our Sponsors for making Lighting on the Lawn possible!

Kentucky Utilities Company

Ron & Linda Turner

Wright Tree Service

Beazick Electric

Republic Bank

Holiday decorations at Ashland

Holiday decorations at Ashland

Holiday Mansion Tours

Beginning November 25th, The Mansion is festively decorated in a Star Spangled theme for the holidays. Enjoy guided tours by our knowledgable docents.

Tour times: Tuesday through Saturday on the hour 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

$10 adults. $5 students and children. Discount for AAA members. Closed Sundays during November and December as well as Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Eve.

Candlelight Tours

Sunday, December 7 following Lighting on the Lawn

Friday, December 26 from 5:30 to 7:30 pm. Last guests admitted at 7:00 pm.

Adults $15. Students and children $7. $40 family rate. Children ages 5 and under are free. Holiday refreshments included.



Meet Henry Clay

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Explore Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate in Lexington, Kentucky

Explore Ashland

Experience the place Henry Clay declared was "as good as any" Moses would have found in the Promised Land!

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Supporting the Old Coon: Henry Clay Campaign Memorabilia

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