The 1798 boundary of
Barren County (illustrated here in
bold black) included parts if what is
today Hart, Metcalfe, Monroe,
and Allen counties.
This region of South Central Kentucky
is known as "the Barrens".
The Meredith Cabin
Visit our cabin, Explore
and Discover early settlement
of "the Barrens"
Kentucky Tile Map
Created by artist Doris Karsell
in 1960, the map is made of 600
hand painted tiles. Explore and
Discover the geographical regions
and the county seats of the
state of Kentucky.