50 AltamontFort Thomas, KY 41075
Welcome home! You will love this 3 bedroom home on a cul de sac street in the highly desirable Fort Thomas school system! Has an attached garage and full basement. Close to downtown Cincinnati and Newport on the levee. Call today!
Fort Thomas, known as “The City of Beautiful Homes,” is over 145 years old. In 1877 the United States Army selected Fort Thomas as a site for a military post because of its lovely rolling highlands and location overlooking the Ohio River. The city is named in honor of General George Henry Thomas. There are still remnants from the time when the city was a fortification. A stone water tower is now a landmark and stands at the front of Tower Park.
The Campbell County YMCA offers indoor and outside pools as well as racquetball and fitness facilities. There is a private swim club plus the Highland County Club where golf is available to members. A large armory offers gymnasium facilities which are open to all ages at designated times. Volleyball leagues are formed each fall for indoor fun. Football, basketball, softball and soccer leagues are organized yearly."Tower Park" is the largest with almost 87 acres. The Armory Gymnasium and Rec Center is located here along with picnic areas, walking trails, tennis, basketball and volleyball courts, play areas, baseball field and an amphitheater. "Highland Hills Park" with its 77 acres has picnic areas, walking trails, play area, baseball/soccer field, volleyball and basketball courts, a nine-hold disc golf course and a dog park. "Rossford Park" features baseball and soccer fields, a walking trail, play area and one shelter. "Riggs Memorial Park" has picnic and play areas. There are also several baseball, football and soccer fields in the city.
The Fort Thomas Military and Community Museum shows off local treasures and items from The Beverly Hills Suppler Club Fire.
Fort Thomas hosts several events annually including a holiday walk as well as an Independence Day Celebration with a classic car show, music, food and a parade.
Fort Thomas, KY 41075