Top things to do in Frankfort

Top Choice Diner in Frankfort

Rick's White Light Diner

The kind of place American eating is all about, local character Rick Paul whips up excellent (mostly Cajun) greasy spoon dishes at this tiny diner near the Singing Bridge. Dishes like crawfish pie and Cajun omelette…
Cemetery in Frankfort

Frankfort Cemetery

American pioneer and Kentucky folk hero Daniel Boone, whose adventures led him to settle present-day Kentucky, is buried on a hilltop in Frankfort Cemetery overlooking a gorgeous view of the city's historic downtown…
Distillery in Frankfort

Buffalo Trace

The nation's oldest continuously operating distillery has a highly regarded selection of various tours and free tastings. The standard Trace tour runs hourly between 9am and 4pm Monday to Saturday, and noon and 3pm …
Museum in Frankfort

Thomas D Clark Center for Kentucky History

A museum and research facility with more than 3000 artifacts on display, tracing the state's story from prehistoric settlements to the emergence of Muhammad Ali.
Historic Building in Frankfort

Old State Capitol

Architecture buffs will want to tour this historic building, which looks positively quaint, though it was the seat of power from 1830 to 1910.
Museum in Frankfort

Kentucky Military History Museum

Learn more about how America's many wars affected or involved Kentucky.