Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest

Bernheim Arboretum & Research Forest

Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest is a 14,000 acre arboretum, forest, and nature preserve located in Clermont, Kentucky. Bernheim was founded in 1929 by Isaac Wolfe Bernheim, a German immigrant and successful brewer whose whiskey distillery business established the I.W. Harper brand. He purchased the land in 1928 at $1 an acre because most of it had been stripped for mining iron ore. The Frederick Law Olmsted landscape architecture firm started work on designing the park in 1931 and it opened in 1950. Bernheim Forest was given to the people of Kentucky in trust and is the largest privately owned natural area in the state. Bernheim, his wife, daughter, and son-in-law are buried in the forest.

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6 Comments Add yours

  1. Sampa says:

    (Hello) Hola!! tienes unas fotos muy bonitas, en serio. Tienes buenos lugares para hacer fotos,impresionantes.
    un saludo

  2. jyamamo says:

    Lovely autumn scenes – I must get out into the countryside before all the leaves fall!

  3. Bassschlüssel says:

    Großartige Bilder. Ich mache so etwas auch sehr gern. Vielleicht können wir mal kommunizieren.

    Peter

  4. Anonymous says:

    hey I need one moe 8×10 fall pic.Ok

  5. Anonymous says:

    more pic,sorry

  6. DebbieLou says:

    pictures are beautiful!

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