Bernheim Forest Bardstown Ky
Bernheim Forest in Bardstown, Kentucky is a place of pure beauty.
It began as a vision for Isaac W. Bernheim. Bernheim Forest senior portrait session
Bernheim was born in Schmieheim, Germany in 1848 and immigrated to the United States in 1867.
He moved to Kentucky and got into the distilling business, going on to make I. W. Harper.
The land that became Bernheim Forest was purchased by Isaac Bernheim in 1929. Bernheim Forest
His goal was to provide a place that would bring people back to nature and showcase the beauty in every day life.
Bernheim Forest houses a 600-acre arboretum that contains 8,000 varieties of trees, shrubs and perennials.