Old Garrard County Jail
Garrard County Jail
The Old Garrard County Jail
|Architect||May, Edwin; Goshern, J. S.|
|NRHP reference No.||84001442 |
|Added to NRHP||March 26, 1984|
It is a two-story four bay building. It has been deemed a "Good example of Italianate style."
It was used as the county jail from 1873 to 1986. The building is currently used as a museum known as the Garrard County Jail Museum. Visitors can view the cells, a display commemorating USS Garrard, and local historic and military memorabilia.
- "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. January 23, 2007.
- Helen Powell (1983). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Old Garrard County Jail". National Park Service. Retrieved February 19, 2018. With two photos from 1983.
- Information about the Garrard County Jail Museum
- Curd, Bobby (2007-09-27). "Haunted jail? Paranormal activity recorded at Garrard's old lockup". The Advocate Messenger. Retrieved 2009-10-07.