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About Barren County

Barren County is home to:

  • Barren River Lake State Resort Park


  •  Western Kentucky University-Glasgow Campus




  • Glasgow Plaza Theater 

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  • Glasgow Highland Games


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  • Grand Victorian Inn- Park City


  • Numerous attractions and restaurants the whole family will enjoy!

Barren County was founded in 1798.  The population of the county is 42,173 and the County Seat is Glasgow.  Cave City and Park City are also incorporated cities in Barren County.


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                     Barren County Code of Ordinances