Friends of Ashland

Joining the Friends of Ashland gives you the opportunity to support historic preservation, the beautiful grounds, guided tours, educational programs for students and adults, special events, concerts and living history, all of which make Ashland Lexington’s most cherished landmark.  Become a Friend of Ashland to help us continue our mission of education and to preserve Ashland. All of our membership levels, rates, and benefits can be found on our form below!

Click Friend of Ashland Membership to download and print membership application.

We hope that you will visit often and participate in the activities that you will read about in the newsletter!

To donate to Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate by PayPal today, click on the button below! You may also join the Friends of Ashland via our PayPal button! Just note in the box for additional information the level of membership you want. For our Friends Membership form, click on the Friends of Ashland tab at left!


Meet Henry Clay

Who was the Great Compromiser?

Meet Henry Clay
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!

Take the Tour!
This bulidng was built at the Ashland estate to house labs and classrooms for mechanical instruction or what now would be called engineering.

Current Exhibit

To Educate the Masses: the Kentucky University and Mechanical College at Ashland

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Calendar of Events

Lots of exciting events coming up!

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