Metro Parks Newsroom
Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen House to re-open on Sundays
Tuesday March 1, 2011
Riverside, the Farnsley-Moremen House is marking the return of a six-day week schedule, just in time for spring, beginning this Sunday.
The Farnsley-Moremen House is open from 10 - 4:30 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday and 1 - 4:30 p.m. on Sunday. The house had been closed for admission on Sundays since December 5.
The grounds are 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.