Discover historic Ashland Mansion, the famous home to "The Great Compromiser," Henry Clay. Representing Kentucky in the United States Senate and House of Representatives, as well as his tenure as Secretary of State under President John Quincy Adams, Henry Clay played a pivotal role in United States politics and history for close to half a century. Enjoy a narrated one hour tour of Ashland, stepping back in time to the 18th century as you explore the 18-room Federate-style mansion built by the former political leader. End your visit with an optional self-guided tour of the Gardens and Grounds, Civil War Monument, and Henry Clay Exhibit. Tour this historic estate on a family-friendly excursion located close to downtown Lexington; guarantee admission to this popular site by booking ahead.