Monday, January 20, 2014

The Jailer's Inn, Part 1

The Jailer's Inn, Bardstown, Nelson County





Inside the Victorian Room, one of six rooms available for lodging

Inside the Victorian Room

Piano with sheet music by Kentuckian Stephen Foster

Preserving the past is a gift for the future.

The enclosed courtyard behind the jail was once where hangings took place.  Now the space is used for gardening and outdoor dining.

Courtyard

Courtyard

Outside view of one of the windows to the old jail


Outer view of the courtyard wall and its massive iron gate

Night view of the main entrance to the Jailer's Inn

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