Nestled off Tucker Station Road, Blackacre’s historic homestead captures the idyllic rustic charm and breathtaking beauty of years past – perfect for weddings of all sizes.
Established in 1795, the homestead includes a recently restored 1844 farmhouse, double-crib barn along with 280-acres of rolling meadows, fields and lush forests. Our open-vendor policy allows you the opportunity to plan and create your special day as you envisioned.
With the Bridal package, the homestead is closed to the public for you and your guests to celebrate your special day!
We are located 25 minutes east of downtown Louisville off 265 and Taylorsville Road.
Our Event Spaces
1844 Presley Tyler Farmhouse – As a part of the Bridal Package, the air-conditioned Presley Tyler 1844 Farmhouse offers the perfect place for the wedding party to get dressed for the ceremony.
The front lawn is a great option for intimate ceremonies of up to 100 guests. The interior of the home can accommodate up to 30 guests for sit-down parties or up to 40 for cocktail-style receptions.
Historic Barn – To help create an unforgettable event, the interior of our 229-year old barn is a wonderful and customizable option for ceremonies and cocktail receptions of up to 100.
When used along with the surrounding grounds it is also a fun option for dance floor space, photo booth and bar set-up. Whether open-air or tented, our surrounding grounds provide a scenic space for both ceremonies and receptions up to 300 guests.
Spring House – The lawn overlooking the Spring House provides a romantic view and is ideal for intimate ceremonies of 75 people or less.
Nature Center – Looking for a casual wedding venue? The wooded nature center picnic area and building may be just for you. It includes eight picnic tables, a large room and two environmentally friendly restrooms.
The Meadow – The grassy meadow is another lovely option for a wedding. During the summer the fields are dotted with wild flowers and tall grass. Maximum capacity 200 people.
For more information send a message or call the office at 502-266-9802
Blackacre State Nature Preserve & Historic Homestead
Daily from dawn to dusk
Address: 3200 Tucker Station Road Louisville, KY 40299