Boyle County's rich heritage attracts many visitors throughout the year. Come and see the first post office west of the Allegheny Mountains at Constitution Square. Tour the home of a courageous physician who, at this site, performed the world's first successful abdominal surgery. Experience the seemingly pristine countryside at Perryville, where one of the fiercest battles of the Civil War was fought. Drive through Kentucky's unique Knob lands to Penn's Store, listed as the oldest country store in America still in operation by the same family. Visit award-winning downtown Danville with its wonderful shops and beautifully painted buildings. You'll find what you've been looking for at the very Heart of Kentucky, with its tradition and distinctive blend of Southern hospitality-just a touch of formality in a casual, friendly atmosphere.