Visit Harland Sanders (Colonel Sanders) Cafe & Museum! Eat where it all began…Colonel Sanders’ original restaurant in Corbin, Kentucky – the birthplace of Kentucky Fried Chicken. Carefully restored and placed on the National Register of Historical Places you will see it as it appeared in the 1940’s. Experience eating delicious Kentucky Fried Chicken in the Colonel’s dining room and take in his innovative open-kitchen and model motel room. Also view the exhibits featuring the Colonel’s artifacts and memorabilia for the early days of KFC. Free admission to the museum. Tour groups welcome. Open daily 10 am – 10 pm (winter closing at 9 pm). Located at Junction U.S. 25E & 25 W (688 Hwy 25) in Corbin, KY. (606) 528-2163.