Hours & Admission


Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History
Tuesday-Saturday: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Martin F. Schmidt Research Library
Wednesday-Saturday: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Old State Capitol
Guided Tours available: 10:30 a.m., noon, 1:30 p.m. and 3 p.m.
Guided tours start at the Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History.
June 2-Aug. 25, 2018: Self-Guided Tours available between 10:30 a.m. and 4 p.m.
Self-guided tours start at the Old State Capitol. Admission price includes the entire KHS history campus.

This schedule changes during seasonal hours (mid-December through mid-March). 

Kentucky Military History Museum
Tuesday-Saturday: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Seasonal hours are mid-December through mid-March. During this time the museum is open only by appointment to groups of 10 or more. Call 502-564-1792 to schedule.


KHS has facilities available for rent during regular and after-hours, too. Click here, email or call 502-564-1792, ext. 4558 for information.


(Includes all exhibits, locations and the Martin F. Schmidt Research Library, if they are open at the time of your visit. Note that open hours vary seasonally.)

Adults: $8 | Youth (6-18): $6 | Veterans: $6

Children (5 and under), KHS and KJHS members: FREE