Hotel Blogs - Ramada by Wyndham Henderson/Evansvilleh1

July 15, 2018

Visit the Mesker Park Zoo and Botanical Garden

Evansville, Indiana is a city located along the Ohio River, adjacent to Henderson, Kentucky. This lovely city is home to some of the most entertaining museums within the state, as the city has many historical roots dating all the way back to 8000 BC. The first natives to the land were the Paleo Indians, and the Europeans later arrived to the area in 1805 AD. For those visiting the city who share an interest in animals and the environment, a visit to the Mesker Park Zoo and Botanical Garden is a ...

June 15, 2018

Must Visit Farmer and Frenchman Winery

The Farmer and Frenchman Winery and Cafe is well known for hosting wine tastings, complemented by European-styled food made with ingredients native to the state of Kentucky. This homey Winery and Cafe is a reflection of unique winemaking and local food within the Henderson area. If there was ever a place to go to get a true taste of Henderson, Kentucky, the Farmer and Frenchman Winery and Cafe is the place to visit. About the Farmer and Frenchman Winery Opened in 2015, the owners of the Farmer ...

May 15, 2018

Discover the Clark County Museum in Henderson

The Clark County Museum in Henderson is a fantastic museum which stands to preserve the history of Arts and Cultural District. This museum in Clark County provides its guests with many things to do while in the area, while also providing an exciting and educational experience for all those who visit. About the Clark County Museum in Henderson The Clark County Museum was opened in 2016. After 8 years of planning and construction, the museum was finished and devoted as a tribute towards commemor...

April 15, 2018

Eagle Slough Natural Area- Enjoy Hikes and Nature Walks

The Eagle Slough Natural Area is apart of the Sycamore Land Trust, which is an organization dedicated to preserving the ecological state of forest areas in Kentucky. This specific land trust offers a gorgeous view of the wildlife in the area while expanding over 127 acres while providing an easy walking trail for those visiting the area to explore. There are a number of things to do and see while exploring this area, such as birdwatching and walking. Containing fantastic sights of the wetlands a...

March 15, 2018

About Henderson, KY

Henderson, Kentucky, is a city that lies on the Ohio River in Henderson County in Western Kentucky. Something interesting that happens on the first Saturday of every month from April to November; the Historic Downtown Henderson Kentucky Walking Tour. On the tour, you will learn all sorts of facts and secrets about the town that even locals of the town didn’t know about. You will also learn about the architecture throughout the city and learn history on older homes and businesses. With ove...

February 15, 2018

Tour the USS LST-325 Tank Landing Ship

USS LST-325 is a tank landing ship of the U.S. Navy, now decommissioned and stationed at Evansville in Indiana. The ship is named after its hull, as was the norm at the time for such class of vessels. The standard of naming ships after parishes and counties of the United States was not established until July 1955. LST-325 is presently listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Docked at 840, LST Drive, it is one of the prime attractions in the Evansville/Henderson area. About USS LST-3...

January 15, 2018

Explore Audubon Mill Park in Henderson Kentucky

John James Audubon was one of the most famous residents of Henderson, Kentucky. He was a celebrated ornithologist, painter, and naturalist. Many historical landmarks and tourist attractions in Henderson and Evansville are named in his honor. John James Audubon State Park, situated on 3100 US Highway 41 North, is one such major attraction. It is a museum and a state park. Another major attraction named after him is Audubon Chrysler Center. John James Audubon was an expert in the geology and biodi...

November 15, 2017

Wesselman Woods Nature Preserve

If you appreciate nature and you are visiting Henderson, Kentucky or neighboring Evansville, Indiana, you must carve out some time to visit The Wesselman Woods Nature Preserve. The Preserve is a 240-acre National Natural Landmark and Indiana State Nature Preserve located at 551 North Boeke Road in the urban western area of Evansville. Its location makes it one of The Country’s largest nature preserves within an urban environment. Wesselman Woods is truly a great place to go for an urban hi...

October 15, 2017

Top Restaurants in Henderson Kentucky

Henderson Kentucky offers several dining spots that are sure the whet and satisfy your appetite. We wanted to pull together a list of recommended restaurants for our guests at Ramada Henderson to explore while they are staying in town. Check out the following restaurants when staying in Henderson: Cancun Mexican Restaurant If you are in the mood for some good Mexican food, we recommend venturing over to Cancun Mexican Restaurant.  Located at 341 S. Green Street, Cancun Mexican Restaurant ...

September 01, 2017

Visit Mesker Park Zoo

The Mesker Park Zoo, officially called Evansville’s Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden, is one of the largest and the oldest zoos in Indiana. The zoo spans an area of fifty acres and houses over seven animals and around two hundred species in their natural habitats. The well preserved environment, complete with trees, wildflowers and exotic plants, allow the animals of all the species at the zoo to roam freely. The zoo was home to only two cubs, an elephant and some antelope when it open...