Bernheim Under Threat Roadshow – Loretto Motherhouse

Sisters of Loretto Motherhouse 515 Nerinx Road, Nerinx

As you have probably heard, a LG&E natural gas pipeline threaten the integrity of our beloved Bernheim Forest. This potential seizure of our pristine conservation land ignores the easements put […]

Bernheim’s Birds and Conservation

J&H Lanmark 189 Moore Drive, Lexington

Join us at J&H Lanmark Outdoor store in Lexington as Bernheim's Director of Conservation, Andrew Berry, and Natural Areas Manager, Evan Patrick discuss Bernheim's ongoing bird research, including the pair of golden eagles we track on their migrations to and from Canada and the newly installed Motus bird tracking system. We'll also share information about […]

Spring Break Adventure Week

Visitor Center

In conjunction with Spring Break, Bernheim will offer a week of daily drop-in activities and guided programs to celebrate the nature and wonder of Bernheim. Self-guided activities for exploring the arboretum and natural areas will also be available. Spring break activities are free and take place at Bernheim’s Visitor Center. Registration is not required for […]


Visitor Center

Celebrate the fall season at ColorFest – a family favorite! Visitors can slingshot pumpkins, navigate the hay maze, make mud pies, and enjoy a hayride in the splendor of Bernheim’s colorful fall landscape. Other highlights include live music, hands-on nature activities, unique local foods, Kentucky arts and craft vendors, and more. Pumpkin Launch, Hay Maze […]