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Address: P.O. Box 809, Paintsville, KY 41240
Phone Number: 606 297 1850
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Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Description: 1850-1875 Living History Farm. "A visit to the Mountain HomePlace is a...
1850-1875 Living History Farm. "A visit to the Mountain HomePlace is a historical learning experience as well as fun. The Welcome Center contains a Museum Of Appalachian History and a Gift Shop with treasures featuring arts and crafts from the Eastern Kentucky region. We take you back in time to the 1850's and show you life as then."
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Drive up to the location, but door had a closed sign on it. Manager allowed us to peek out head in to see the main floor. Very friendly. Would imagine this is a very enjoyable... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 10, 2015
mnelson825
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Newport, Tennessee
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Newport, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Drive up to the location, but door had a closed sign on it. Manager allowed us to peek out head in to see the main floor. Very friendly. Would imagine this is a very enjoyable place to visit in-season.

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Paintsville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

I have always loved the Mountain Homeplace. It is truly beautiful and takes you back in time. It is ran mostly by volunteers, and could really use a boost in tourism. It's a awesome experience for kids, with the animals, gardens, and history. Everyone is very friendly and helpful....also patient with the little ones.

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Washington Court House, Ohio, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

Gift shop was rather expensive and buildings were all out back and too far for me to walk and no one offered a tour we just looked around and left as we were tired and was getting hot in the afternoon.

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Stambaugh
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2012

We live locally, so we spend alot of time at Paintsville Lake. We got married there. Mountain Homeplace is a beautiful place to go hiking, or observe many of the animals. They sponser a great Haunted Trail for Halloween, and often have plays or concerts featuring local talent. Good place for wholesome family fun and great for picture taking.

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Allen, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2012

A working farm from the 1850's that shows how rugged life used to be. Its an amazing look back into time and every visit, you will see or hear something new. Its a very easy foot tour with local parking.

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Additional Information about Mountain HomePlace

Address: Address: P.O. Box 809, Paintsville, KY 41240
Phone Number: 606 297 1850
Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Paintsville
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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