National Historic Landmark
Buffalo Trace Distillery possesses national significance as an exceptional distillery complex associated with the post-prohibition expansion of the distilled spirits industry. The district contains a diverse collection of historic buildings and structures ranting in date from about 1830 to 1953 that provide an unparalleled opportunity to study the evolution of building types, building materials and construction technology associated with the American whiskey industry.
In 2013 the National Park Service declared the George T. Stagg Distillery an national historic landmark.
Located along the Great Buffalo Trace
Millions of buffalo once lived in Kentucky. The distillery sits along the Great Buffalo Trace; a great trail that migrating buffalo and early pioneers once trod on their journey through Kentucky. While few buffalo survive to this day, the rugged independence and spirit of adventure they embody can be found in the American people today.
Buffalo Trace Distillery
113 Great Buffalo Trace
Frankfort, Kentucky 40601
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