This summer join us for a special virtual edition of our walking tour! The theme is a Rainbow of Kenton County Houses. Starting in June, we’ll be sharing the vivid history of these houses and their colorful inhabitants on our Facebook and Instagram.

The virtual video presentations begin on Wednesday, June 2, on our Facebook page at 2 PM. The tour dates and houses are:

Wednesday, June 2nd – 111 Wallace Avenue, A Red House
Wednesday, June 16th – 707 Greenup Street, A Orange House
Wednesday, June 30th – 1213 Greenup Street, A Yellow House
Wednesday, July 14th – 1222 Russell Avenue, A Green House
Wednesday, July 28th – 542 Greenup Street, A Blue House
Wednesday, August 11th – 527 Russell Street, A Purple House
Wednesday, August 25th – 703 Bakewell Street, A Multi-Colored House

If you have any questions about researching the history of your property or finding out more about the people who lived there Kenton County Public Library is here to help. Email your questions to, or call our Local History and Genealogy Department at (859) 962-4070. You can find a wealth of local history and genealogy resources and databases online 24/7 at



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