Reservations    Gift Cards    Education    Media         

John James Audubon


Lodging & Camping

The park has 5 1-bedroom cottages and one ADA-accessible 2-bedroom cottage with double beds a living room, fully-equipped kitchen and a bath. Each of the 1-bedroom cottages has a hide-a-bed and a fireplace. Tableware, cooking utensils and linens are provided, with fresh linens available daily. Cottages are available by late afternoon. Check out by 11AM, Central Time. Contact park for cottage reservations. Price ranges are seasonal from $80.00 - $160.00 per night. Grounds and cottages open year round. Campground is closed closed December 1 – March 15.

Click here for more information.


The conference room at John James Audubon combines an incredible outdoor environment with interior museum, art gallery and nature center. The 1,556, square foot conference room can accommodate 200 guests lecture-style and 80 people classroom style.

Click here to visit John James Audubon's Meetings site.

Museum & Nature Center

The museum interprets Audubon’s life through his art and personal memorabilia, framed within a timeline of world events. The Nature Center comprises three areas: a wildlife Observation Room; the Discovery Center with hands-on exhibits; and the Learning Center, where the park naturalist and art educator conduct environmental and art programs. And a giant bird’s nest is the centerpiece of the Discovery Center, with hands-on exhibits and educational programs. Closed Mon - Wed, Jan 1 - Mar 15.

Hours of Operation

Park Grounds
Open all year.

Museum/Gift Shop
Open all year.

Open April 1 - November 30.

Meeting Facility
Open all year.

Golf Course
Open all year, weather permitting.

John James Audubon State Park
3100 US Hwy 41 North
Henderson, KY 42419
Phone: (270) 826-2247
Park Manager: Mark Kellen

Find Nearby


Upcoming Events
Walk on the Wildside- Are You My Mother?
May 08, 2015
Hands On clay
May 23, 2015

Copyright 2015 Kentucky Department of Parks. All Rights Reserved.

Web Design & Search Engine Optimization by Aristotle ®