Frankfort Area Information

Frankfort Kentucky Area Information
Capitol Building

Frankfort/Franklin Country Tourist & Convention Commission
300 St. Clair St, Suite 102, Frankfort, KY 40601
Phone 800-960-7200 or 502-875-8687

Frankfort is capitol halls and bourbon balls, rolling hills and rushing rivers, southern hospitality and global connections all in a city with a population of 29,000. Frankfort is the capital of Kentucky and is located 26 miles northwest of Lexington. Make sure you visit the Bourbon Pole to take a selfie at St. Clair Street and W. Main Street.

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Where to Eat:
B’s Bakery
Bourbon on Main
Firehouse Sandwich Shop (at Buffalo Trace)
Goodwood Brewing
Hoggy’s Ice Cream
Mortimer Bibbl’s Public House
Poppy’s Bakery
Sage Garden Cafe at Wilson Nurseries
Sig Luscher Brewery
Staxx BBQ
The Stave
Trifecta BBQ

Where to Stay:
Capital Plaza Hotel
Meeting House B&B
Rolling River B&B
The True House
Trace Guest Suites
University Lodge
Virginia’s Place

Where to Play:
Bourbon Themed Boat Tour
Buffalo Trace Distillery
Butterfly Greenhouse at Wilson Nurseries
Capital City Museum
Castle and Key Distillery
Cove Spring Park/Nature Preserve
Elk Creek Vineyards
Fort Hill Civil War Site
Frank Lloyd Wright Zeigler House
Frankfort Trolley
Gardens at Buffalo Trace Distillery
Glenns Creek Distilling
Grave of Daniel Boone
Josephine Sculpture Park
Kentucky Historical Society
Lima Airplane Rides
Lover’s Leap Vineyard
Old State Capitol
Prodigy Vineyards and Winery
Rebecca Ruth Factory Tours
Rising Sons Home Farm Winery
Rockin’ Thunder Jet Boat Rides
Salato Wildlife Education Center
State Capitol Museum & Grounds
Switzer Covered Bridge
The Gooch House
Three Boys Farm Distillery
West Sixth Brewery Farm
Wilson Nurseries | Butterfly Greenhouse

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