About Historic Headley Inn

The historic Headley Inn has been a familiar landmark in Muskingum County, Ohio since the construction of the National Road (America's first federally funded highway) made its way through Zanesville in 1831.Built between 1833 to 1835, the Headley is a beautifully restored, historic sandstone Inn listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Inn was built with 18 inch thick "dressed" sandstone blocks cut from nearby Cliff-Rock. It has board and batten doors with original hardware, original hand decorated baseboards, spiral staircases, and six fireplaces.Uzal Headley built the Inn to provide lodging for workers who were constructing the National Road. After the road was completed the Headley became a regular stop for stage coaches and travelers heading West. Since that time it has served many roles from tavern to five star restaurant.The Headley Inn is a historic B&B nestled on three scenic acres along the National Road. We can entertain small, intimate weddings and events inside the Inn, and the outdoor pavilion can accommodate up to 130 guests. Customized wedding packages are available that include Weddings, Receptions and Bed and Breakfast stay. Please call for details.Come experience a piece of American history and create a bit of your own on the Historic National Road in Zanesville, Ohio!

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