Old State Capitol

Contact Details

place300 West Broadway
Frankfort, KY 40601

call502-564-1792

publicwww.history.ky.gov

Delve into the politics and everyday life of the tumultuous 19th century by touring this National Historic Landmark that served as Kentucky’s capitol from 1830 to 1910. This Greek Revival style building features a unique self-supporting stone staircase and was the only pro-Union State Capitol occupied by the Confederate Army during the Civil War. Hours are seasonal and subject to change. All guided tours begin at the Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History.

DaysTimes
Tuesday10am-4pm
Wednesday10am-4pm
Thursday10am-4pm
Friday10am-4pm
Saturday10am-4pm