The Original KFC Restaurant

The original Sanders' Cafe, now a museum

The original Sanders\’ Cafe, now a museum

688 US Hwy 25 W
Corbin, KY

While driving I-75 en route to Disneyworld, Disboards user ‘Disney Janet’ (now of Seattle, WA) stumbled upon the original Kentucky Fried Chicken outside of Corbin KY. “There is a little museum there and it was neat and free. It is definitely one of my strongest memories of our drives down to Florida as a kid.” After touring the museum, grab lunch or dinner and continue on your way!

Date last visited: 2003

Distance off the interstate: 5-10 minutes off of I-75.

Hours and Admission Prices: Free to tour museum. Hours are 10 am to 10 pm.

Bathrooms: Yes.

Food Services: That’s what it’s all about at this pitstop!


Directions: Directions: From I-75 take exit 29, go south on 25E one mile, then right on 25w one-half mile. Located at the junction of 25E and 25W in Corbin.

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About the author

Pit Stops for Kids AUTHOR: Amy Whitley is the founding editor of Pit Stops for Kids and content editor of Trekaroo. She writes on staff monthly at a number of travel publications, and contributes to OutdoorsNW magazine as an outdoor adventure traveler. Find Amy at Google.




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