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Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History

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Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History

Frankfort, Kentucky


Find out what it means to say "I am a Kentuckian" in this 167,000 square-foot museum and research facility. Dig in with live performances, interactive exhibits and dynamic collections. Find your Kentucky story in the research library, which contains unique genealogical records. Free admission to library. Museum ticket price includes the Center for Kentucky History, the Old State Capitol and Kentucky Military History Museum.

A collection of Lincoln memorabilia make this a stop along Kentucky's Lincoln Heritage Trail. 

Regular Schedule:Wednesdays: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. EST Thursdays: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

From mid-December through early March , the Kentucky History Society history campus – the Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History, Old State Capitol and Kentucky Military History Museum – are open only to groups of 10 or more people who call to make a reservation at least seven days in advance. More information is on the Kentucky History Society website.  www.history.ky.gov

  • - Bus Parking
  • - Guided Tours
  • - Handicapped Access
Credit Cards Accepted
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100 W. Broadway
Kentucky Historical Society Frankfort, KY 40601

Region: Bluegrass Region
Phone: 502-564-1792
Alt Phone: 502-564-1792
Fax: 502-564-4701
Website: www.history.ky.gov
Email: KHStours@ky.gov

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