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Address: 1845 Lone Oak Rd., (I-24 Exit 7), Paducah, KY 42001
Phone Number: 270-554-2077
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Amazing tour and history.

Well worth the stop. We were given a tour of the house and the room upstairs dedicated to Vice President Alben was impressive. A lot of time and dedication went in to restoring... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2015
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Little Rock, Arkansas
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Little Rock, Arkansas
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Well worth the stop. We were given a tour of the house and the room upstairs dedicated to Vice President Alben was impressive. A lot of time and dedication went in to restoring this home!

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Gainesville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Sometimes, somethig will take you by complete surprise: this is the case with the beauiful, restored rest stop, exit 7 on Interstate 24. White haven is not only a rest stop with the most beautifully clean/kept bathrooms I've ever seen, but it is also a Welcome Center in an restored mansion. Phyllis Geoge was the First Lady of Kentucky when... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Restrooms were clean, which is very important to me. Building is a historical location which adds something to the location. Outside was very well maintained. They had brochures for surrounding activities.

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18 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Not at all typical of your State rest stops, check this one out as you pass through Paducah, Ky. It is in a completely renewed old mansion type of home with all modern conveniences and a joy to just tour through as you refresh on your trip. History on display and friendly roadside help, directions and travel suggestions for the... More 

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Selmer, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Beautiful, especially at Christmas when they open it up more for viewing. So Lovely and well cared for. Thanks to all the volunteers who help sustain it. Made a special trip just to visit and was not disappointed. Add Patti's Settlement o the weekend and it can't be beat.

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Cape Girardeau, MO
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

It seems a little crazy to review a public rest area, but this one is amazing. It is off I-24, and reasonably easy to get to. This is a rescued historical classic revival style home, and was restored a couple of decades ago after abandonment, neglect, and squatter damage. It is always very neat and clean! The bathrooms are constantly... More 

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23 reviews 23 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

This is possibly the most beautiful rest area in America. A refurbished antebellum Southern colonial mansion. A museum honoring Paducah son Alben Barkley upstairs. Always clean bathrooms...vending machines. near many gas stations, medical care, and fastfood restaurants off I24. Fresh flower arrangements in the ladies room last time I stopped. A nice place to enjoy a picnic lunch on a... More 

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Paducah, Kentucky, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

this a very nice rest stop for pictures friendly place to rest it is right off the interstate of i24 this house is over a hundred years old

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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Beautifully restored home.i love that it is a visitors center.you can get a little history lesson about the area you are visiting.

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Clarksville, Tennessee
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285 helpful votes 285 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Stopped here many times with my husband and never knew there were tours available until reading it on Trip Advisor. We will definitely have to do it next time. We love stopping here for rest room breaks and to peruse the tourist literature and maps. Very informative. The grounds are lovely and well maintained. Staff members have always been gracious... More 

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