Historic Shelbyville, Kentucky Walking Tours
West Main Street
The Historic Shelbyville Walking Tour of Downtown and West Main Street allows one to explore the wonders of history! This tour is brought to you by our Society. The attached brochure is brought to you in cooperation with Shelbyville Historic District Commision, Shelbyville/Shelby County Tourism Commission and Kentucky Department of Toursim. Photo's and Brochure designed by Debbie D'Angeloe.
QR Code Self-Guided Walking Tour Brochure of Downtown
Print this Word document and with your Smart Phone and a QR Code reader app on your phone you can listen to the audio files as you stroll through town. Quick Mark, a free app, seems to work best in scanning the codes on the brochure.
The African-American Heritage Trail provides the community with a walking tour of sites that are significant to the African- Americans in the Community. This tour is brought to you by the Society and by the Shelbyville Historic District Commission.
This tour is about the Simpsonville Skirmish in 1865, whereas African American troops were ambushed and killed. The historical site is located outside of Simpsonville with tombsites and a roadside marker about the event.