Metro Parks Newsroom
Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing Begins Winter Hours December 5
Tuesday November 16, 2010
The shorter days and cooler temperatures of winter will mean a shortened week at Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing beginning Dec. 5.
Currently, the Farnsley-Moremen House is open from 10 - 4:30 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday and 1 - 4:30 p.m. on Sunday. Beginning Dec. 5, the house will be closed for admission on Sundays, although regular Sunday hours will resume on Sunday, March 6, 2011.
Despite the shortened winter hours, the grounds will remain open from dawn to dusk every day.
About Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing:
Standing atop a gentle rise overlooking the Ohio River, the Farnsley-Moremen House is the centerpiece of a 300-acre historic site in Louisville, Kentucky, called Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing. Built circa 1837, the house stands as a testament to the important role agriculture along the river played in the development of our country. The historic site is operated by Metro Parks, with support from a non-profit board, Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen Landing, Inc. A modern Visitors Center houses an auditorium, museum exhibits and a museum store. The address is 7410 Moorman Road, Louisville, Ky. 40272. For directions, visit http://www.riverside-landing.org/visit.asp.