Month: June 2020

Take a trip to Bill Monroe Homeplace and Museum

Bill Monroe Homeplace was restored in 2002 and is available to tour. Photo by Jessica Blankenship.

Nestled in the hills of Ohio County in Kentucky sits the homeplace of Bill Monroe, the Father of Bluegrass Music.  The address is 6210 US Highway 62 East in Beaver Dam, Kentucky.  The home was built in 1917 when Bill was around 6 years old.  The house he was born in was not too far …