- Our list of the best things to do in Somerset, Kentucky, features the top 21 nearby activities — including 6 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Somerset, KY has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, and Sights & Landmarks.
- The results below include the top 14 things to do within the city of Somerset, KY , followed by 7 popular activities in nearby cities, including Williamsburg, London and Monticello
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Established in 1931, the Dr. Thomas Walker State Historic Site is located on the spot where the first house in the state was built – a replica now stands in its place. Miniature golf course, picnic areas, and a gift shop are some of the amenities in here.
Noted for its impressive rock arches, Twin Arches Recreation Area features a 0.7 mile hike to the arches, a 4.6 mile loop trail, restrooms, and potential seasonal refreshments at the bottom of the trail.
Located in Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area, Burnt Mill Bridge River Access Park provides visitors with direct access to the Cumberland River. Visitors can wade into the water or enjoy a picnic by the shore.
Located near a river gorge, Big South Fork Nrra Bandy Creek offers visitors a campground and visitors center with information about the trails in the area. Visitors can go whitewater rafting, kayaking, mountain biking, and more at Big South Fork.
Providing trails for horseback riding, Bandy Creek Stables rests in the heart of the Big South Fork National Park. Along with stables, the facility further provides a camp store where horse hay, campfire wood and even souvenirs can be purchased.