Frankfort’s Bridges Earn International Honors

...bridges to connect people to different parts of the city. Now those bridges have gained some international acclaim, with Frankfort taking home three awards in the 2020 Bridgehunter’s Awards. John...

Switzer Covered Bridge

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placeOff KY 1262, over North Elkhorn Creek
Frankfort, KY 40601

Days Times
Monday 7am-7pm
Tuesday 7am-7pm
Wednesday 7am-7pm
Thursday 7am-7pm
Friday 7am-7pm
Saturday 7am-7pm
Sunday 7am-7pm

It’s A Wonderful Life about to jump from a bridge, he ends up rescuing his guardian angel, Clarence – who then shows George what his town would have looked like if it hadn’t...

RJ Corman Children’s Mural

The RJ Corman Railroad Bridge spans Wilkinson Street, one block before the railroad crosses the Kentucky River. Trains run through downtown Frankfort several times a day, and the rumble of...


Nexus was commissioned by the Kentucky Arts Council, the Transportation Cabinet, and the Finance and Administration Cabinet in 2003. This sculpture is an amalgamation of transportation themes including a bridge,...

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...while the looping bridge forms connecting the columns represent travel, both in time and in space, culminating in the abstract flying automobile at the top. The title of the sculpture...