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The Cane Ridge Meeting House

1655 Cane Ridge Rd, Highway 537, Paris, KY 40361-9331
+1 859-987-5350
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This was an amazing experience. Well worth the drive.

This was an amazing experience. Well worth the drive out in the country. The old cemetery was very... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2017
Twin Falls, Idaho
What Was What Can Be

The Cane Ridge Meeting House is a place every Christian should visit! It is the birthplace of The... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
Paris, Kentucky
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This historic building was built in 1791 as a Presbyterian Church.
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1655 Cane Ridge Rd, Highway 537, Paris, KY 40361-9331
+1 859-987-5350
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

This was an amazing experience. Well worth the drive out in the country. The old cemetery was very interesting.

Thank idahobunch
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

The Cane Ridge Meeting House is a place every Christian should visit! It is the birthplace of The First Great Awakening. Be sure to get Pastor Barton Stone's book where in he tells of the miracles that lead up to the revival and the signs...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

I have a connection with the Disciples of Christ Church so we decided to visit this location. It's definitely off the beaten path but was worth it to me to learn a little more history. I think the way the building was preserved is incredibly...More

Thank lucky_lady1030
Reviewed 24 July 2017

If you are interested in history of religion in Kentucky, this is a must place to go. This old church has so much history. Years ago, a building was built over the old church to preserve it. There is one traveling preacher- Raccoon Smith that...More

Thank leftout
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

It was a very humbling experience to go here and learn of the history the place held! The lady that worked there offered lots of knowledge and humor to the experience. The scenery around the place was just beautiful and there was even picnic tables...More

1  Thank missy g
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Betty was an excellent tour guide, enjoyed her enthusiasm. The grounds are well kept as is the structure itself. Seeing 200+ year old workmanship is worthwhile on its own and the historical religious significance is impressive.

1  Thank Larry G
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Visited Cane Ridge Meeting House--what a wonderful place. Dating back to 1791, the original meeting house still stands. However, a building was built over and around it to preserve the structure. It was the home of a great Christian revival in 1801 and has remained...More

1  Thank rdpine
Reviewed 1 May 2017

My church has a gathering every summer with other churches in the area for a day of worship taking turns at the pulpit and singing, we have a picnic break, then have afternoon worship and spend some time in the museum. Great historic place to...More

1  Thank Jamie W
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Took our friends who were visiting and are Spirit filled Christians and felt the spirit upon driving on the premises. While on the property they wept, and were in awe. We'll be returning with our staff Memorial Day weekend.

Thank Kenneth T
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Those interested in Restoration History must visit here. The curator gave us a tour while closed for the winter. A donation is appreciated. The old church has been well preserved and may be visited by groups or reserved for meetings. It is not heated and...More

1  Thank OldOldBob
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9 January 2015|
Response from KayBrook | Reviewed this property |
Starting April 1st the hours are Monday-Saturday 9-5 and Sunday 1-5 (unless there is a morning worship) If you have questions you can call them at 859-987-5350.