Lee County Kentucky has 9 places on the National Register of Historic Places including 2 places of National significance and 4 places of Statewide significance. Significant places include Cold Oak Shelter (15LE50), Pine Crest Shelter (15LE70), Bear Track Petroglyphs (15LE112), Big Sinking Creek Turtle Rock Petroglyphs and Old Landing Petroglyphs (15LE113).
Prehistoric cultural affiliation(s) include Woodland, Prehistoric Indian, Terminal Archaic and Early Woodland dating back to 10999 BC.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Lee County places including John T. Gillig and H.A. Churchill. Prominent architectural styles found in Lee Country are Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals.