Your journey into Kentucky’s past begins at the
Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History
100 W. Broadway, Frankfort, KY 40601
(March through December)
Wednesday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Thursday: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Admission includes all exhibits at the Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History and tours of the Old State Capitol and Kentucky History Military Museum.
Youth (6-18): $2
Children (5 and under): FREE
KHS members: FREE
Immerse yourself in the Kentucky experience and watch history come to life in this breathtaking, multimillion dollar museum and research facility.
Revisit the Commonwealth’s military history in this fortress-like building that overlooks downtown Frankfort. Built in 1850, the State Arsenal is now home to the Kentucky Military History Museum.
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.