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Best of Frankfort Guide

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Frankfort
The city of Frankfort has a long and torturous history. First settled in 1786, the city has survived a failed attempt to make Kentucky a part of the Spanish Empire, an occupation by the Confederate Army, disastrous fires, and flooding from the Kentucky River. This exciting past has left the capital city full of historic sites, museums, and restored mansions. Visit the bourbon warehouses at the Buffalo Trace Distillery or explore the beautiful Bluegrass Hills at the Buckley Wildlife Sanctuary.

All things to do » Things to do

New Capitol Building
New Capitol Building
Attraction type: Government Buildings
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Frankfort Cemetery
Frankfort Cemetery
The grave of Daniel Boone, which has been open for more than 150 years, is the biggest draw at this cemetery.
Attraction type: Cemeteries; Scenic Drives
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Salato Wildlife Education Center
Salato Wildlife Education Center
Attraction type: Nature & Wildlife Areas
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Daniel Boone Burial Site
Daniel Boone Burial Site
Attraction type: Points of Interest & Landmarks
Kentucky Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Kentucky Vietnam Veterans Memorial
This memorial to Kentuckians killed in Vietnam is a giant sundial whose shadows fall on every name on the anniversary of that soldier's death.
Attraction type: Cemeteries; Monuments & Statues
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Gibby's
Gibby's
Ranked #1 of 118 Restaurants in Frankfort
Cuisines: American, Delicatessen
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Garcia's
Garcia's
Ranked #2 of 118 Restaurants in Frankfort
Price: $10 - $20
Cuisines: Mexican
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Buddy's Pizza LLC
Buddy's Pizza LLC
Ranked #3 of 118 Restaurants in Frankfort
Cuisines: Pizza, Italian
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Seating, Takeout
Bourbon On Main
Bourbon On Main
Ranked #4 of 118 Restaurants in Frankfort
Price: $5 - $18
Cuisines: American, Bar, Pub
Good for: Bar scene, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Cattleman's Roadhouse
Cattleman's Roadhouse
Ranked #5 of 118 Restaurants in Frankfort
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse, Bar
Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Full Bar, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

BEST WESTERN Parkside Inn
2.5 of 5
BEST WESTERN Parkside Inn
$105 - $119
Ranked #2 of 9 Hotels in Frankfort
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The Meeting House
The Meeting House
$115 - $125
Ranked #1 of 5 Frankfort B&B and Inns

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BEST WESTERN Lawrenceburg Inn
2.5 of 5
BEST WESTERN Lawrenceburg Inn
$113 - $121
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Lawrenceburg
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