Frankfort
in Franklin County of Kentucky, United States

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
38.201 and -84.873 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 38° 12' 3" and W -84° 52' 23"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - USD
Spoken languages:
English, Spanish, French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 07:34 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: America/New_York
UTC/GMT offset: -10 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:52 am and 5:48 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-37.797 and 77.565 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Martin-de-Vivies
References
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Delve into Frankfort

Frankfort in Franklin County (Kentucky) with it's 27,830 habitants is a town located in United States about 426 mi (or 686 km) west of Washington DC, the country's capital town.

Time in Frankfort is now 07:34 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named America / New York with an UTC offset of -5 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Frankfort, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in United States is Blue Grass Airport in a distance of 18 mi (or 30 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Mammoth Cave National Park in a distance of 90 mi (or 144 km), South-West. Also, if you like the game of golf, there are some options within driving distance. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Lawrenceburg, Versailles, Georgetown, Owenton and Shelbyville. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 2°C / 36 °F

Morning Temperature 3°C / 37 °F
Evening Temperature -0°C / 31 °F
Night Temperature -1°C / 30 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 82%
Air Pressure 1026 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 87% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 19th of January 2021

2°C (36 °F)
2°C (35 °F)
Broken clouds, gentle breeze.

Wednesday, 20th of January 2021

9°C (48 °F)
3°C (38 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Thursday, 21st of January 2021

0°C (33 °F)
-4°C (25 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

CAPITAL PLAZA HOTEL FRANKFORT

Address
0,3 mi
405 WILKINSON BLVD.
40601 Frankfort
United States

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Holiday Inn Express & Suites FRANKFORT

Address
2,8 mi
1000 Vandalay Drive
40601 FRANKFORT
United States

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hampton Inn Frankfort

Address
2,8 mi
1310 U.S. 127 South
40601 Frankfort
United States

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


BEST WESTERN PARKSIDE INN

Address
3,7 mi
80 CHENAULT DRIVE
40601 Frankfort
United States

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Fairfield Inn & Suites Frankfort

Address
3,9 mi
40 Chenault Road
40601 Frankfort
United States

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


University Lodge Motel

Address
1,5 mi
711 East Main Street
40601 Frankfort
United States

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


BLUEGRASS INN

Address
2,8 mi
635 VERSAILLES RD
40601 Frankfort
United States

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


DAYS INN FRANKFORT

Address
1,9 mi
1051 US 127 SOUTH I-64
40601 Frankfort
United States

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Americas Best Value Inn

Address
2,7 mi
1225 US HWY 127 S
40601 43 Frankfort
United States

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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LCV Cities Tour - Frankfort: Buffalo Trace Distillery

Published: August 25, 2011
Length: 26:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: C-SPAN

Freddie Johnson, Tour Guide of the Buffalo Trace Distillery, on prohibition and liquor production. Visit: http://www.c-span.org/LocalContent/Frankfort.


Singing Bridge in Frankfort, KY.

Published: March 19, 2011
Length: 01:40 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: GeorgeLambLion

The singing bridge in downtown Frankfoft, KY. This is the first singing bridge my kids have ever crossed and the first time they have visited downtown Frankfort.


KSU Band in the Frankfort Jaycees Christmas Parade 2014

Published: December 07, 2014
Length: 02:19 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: April Cole

Kentucky State University Band in the Frankfort Jaycees Christmas Parade 2014, Frankfort, Kentucky.


America's Beautiful West Rail Vacation 2014

Published: September 28, 2014
Length: 12:45 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Michael Embry

Some images from the vacation my wife, Mary, and I took to the western United States including Grand Canyon, Las Vegas, San Francisco, Salt Lake City, Yosemite National Park, John Muir Woods,...


1989 Chevrolet S10 Pickup Used Cars Frankfort KY

Published: February 04, 2014
Length: 53:31 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: hensleyautosales

http://www.hensleyautosalesfrankfort.com This 1989 Chevrolet S10 Pickup is available from Hensley Auto Sales Frankfort. For details, call us at 502-223-2252.


2001 International 4700 Used Cars Frankfort KY

Published: April 10, 2011
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: LarryStigersEquip

http://www.stigerstrucks.com This 2001 International 4700 is available from Larry Stigers Equipment, Trailers, and Trucks. For details, call us at 502-875-4050.


2006 International CF 600 Used Cars Frankfort KY

Published: December 13, 2011
Length: 49:26 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: LarryStigersEquip

http://www.stigerstrucks.com This 2006 International CF 600 is available from Larry Stigers Equipment, Trailers, and Trucks. For details, call us at 502-875-4050.


2001 Chrysler LHS Used Cars Frankfort KY

Published: September 28, 2014
Length: 01:42 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: hensleyautosales

http://www.hensleyautosalesfrankfort.com This 2001 Chrysler LHS is available from Hensley Auto Sales Frankfort. For details, call us at 502-223-2252.


For My Mother - The Stories of the People Behind the Village Arts Products

Published: April 07, 2014
Length: 37:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: April Cole

Unique handmade items can be found at Village Arts in downtown Frankfort, KY. Now meet the people behind the products made and why they make them. Find out why all proceeds from Village Arts...


Frankfort Skyline

Published: March 05, 2015
Length: 00:02 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: World Cities

Best of Frankfort Skyline Frankfort, Kentucky, United States of America Population (2010 Estimate): 25527 Number of Buildings: 10.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Frankfort, Kentucky

Frankfort is a city in Kentucky that serves as the capital of the Commonwealth and the county seat of Franklin County. The population was 25,527 at the 2010 census; by population it is the 5th smallest state capital in the United States. Located on the Kentucky River, Frankfort is the principal city of the Frankfort, Kentucky Micropolitan Statistical Area, which includes all of Franklin and Anderson counties.

Located at 38.2, -84.8667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Cities in Kentucky, Frankfort, Kentucky, Populated places in Franklin County, Kentucky, County seats in Kentucky, Populated places established in 1786, Frankfort, Kentucky micropolitan area

Daniel Boone

Daniel Boone (November 2, 1734  – September 26, 1820) was an American pioneer, explorer, and frontiersman whose frontier exploits made him one of the first folk heroes of the United States. Boone is most famous for his exploration and settlement of what is now Kentucky, which was then part of Virginia but on the other side of the mountains from the settled areas.

Located at 38.1937, -84.8661 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1734 births, 1820 deaths, People from Berks County, Pennsylvania, American people of English descent, American people of Welsh descent, American explorers, American folklore, American hunters, American pioneers, American surveyors, Boone County, Missouri, Kentucky militiamen in the American Revolution, Members of the Virginia House of Delegates, Pennsylvania colonial people, People from St. Charles County, Missouri, People of Kentucky in the American Revolution, People from Kentucky, People from Missouri, Tall tales, Burials at Frankfort Cemetery, Captives of Native Americans

Kentucky State Capitol

The Kentucky State Capitol is located in Frankfort and is the house of the three branches (executive, legislative, judicial) of the state government of the Commonwealth of Kentucky. The building is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Located at 38.1867, -84.8753 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Frankfort, Kentucky, Government of Kentucky, State capitols in the United States, Government buildings in Kentucky, Visitor attractions in Franklin County, Kentucky

Kentucky Supreme Court

The Kentucky Supreme Court was created by a 1975 constitutional amendment and is the state supreme court of the U.S. state of Kentucky. Prior to that the Kentucky Court of Appeals was the only appellate court in Kentucky. The Kentucky Court of Appeals is now Kentucky's intermediate appellate court. Criminal appeals involving a sentence of death, life imprisonment or imprisonment of twenty years or more go directly to the Kentucky Supreme Court, bypassing the Kentucky Court of Appeals.

Located at 38.1868, -84.8753 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Kentucky law, Kentucky state courts, State supreme courts

Kentucky Transportation Cabinet

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) is Kentucky's state-funded agency charged with building and maintaining U.S. highways and Kentucky state highways, as well as regulating other transportation related issues. The Transportation Cabinet is led by the Kentucky Secretary of Transportation, who is appointed by the governor of Kentucky. The current Secretary is Mike Hancock, who was appointed by Democratic Governor Steve Beshear.

Located at 38.2013, -84.874 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Transportation in Kentucky, State agencies of Kentucky, State departments of transportation of the United States, Motor vehicle registration agencies

Frankfort High School (Kentucky)

Frankfort High School is located at 328 Shelby Street in Frankfort, Kentucky. It is part of the Frankfort Independent School District which consists of Second Street School, Wilkinson Street School (which has moved into the high school), and Frankfort High School. Notable graduates include George C. Wolfe, Sarah Norman, and the writer, Walter Laughlin, Class of 1986. The Frankfort High mascot is a panther.

Located at 38.1928, -84.8769 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Frankfort, Kentucky, Public high schools in Kentucky

Frankfort Convention Center

The Frankfort Convention Center is a 5,000-seat multi-purpose arena in Frankfort, Kentucky, USA. It hosts locals sporting events and concerts. It was opened as part of the Capital Plaza urban renewal project in the 1970s. The arena's original name was the Farnham Dungeon Civic Center.

Located at 38.2017, -84.8764 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Frankfort, Kentucky, Sports venues in Kentucky, Indoor arenas in the United States, Convention centers in Kentucky

Fort Hill (Frankfort, Kentucky)

Fort Hill is a hill overlooking downtown Frankfort, Kentucky, where military fortifications were built during the American Civil War to protect the city and its pro-Union state government. Although the Commonwealth of Kentucky did not secede from the Union, an attempt was made to set up a Confederate government at Bowling Green in western Kentucky. A Bluegrass Kentuckian, George W. Johnson of Scott County, was elected first Confederate Governor of Kentucky. http://www. visitlex.

Located at 38.2047, -84.8707 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
American Civil War forts, Forts in Kentucky, Buildings and structures in Frankfort, Kentucky, Kentucky in the American Civil War, Parks in Kentucky, Protected areas of Franklin County, Kentucky

Church of the Ascension (Frankfort, Kentucky)

The Church of the Ascension is an Episcopal Church located in the heart of Frankfort, Kentucky's historic district at 311 Washington Street. It was organized in 1836. The church is governed by a vestry of 8 to 10 members, presided over by the Senior Warden and the Rector. Vestry members are elected during an annual meeting of all of the congregation. Services are conducted by one or two priests and a deacon. Four to six children serve as acolytes in services, carrying the Cross and torches.

Located at 38.1993, -84.8792 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Frankfort, Kentucky, Episcopal churches in Kentucky, Visitor attractions in Franklin County, Kentucky

National Register of Historic Places listings in Franklin County, Kentucky

This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Franklin County, Kentucky. This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Franklin County, Kentucky, United States. The locations of National Register properties and districts for which the latitude and longitude coordinates are included below, may be seen in a Google map.

Located at 38.2153, -84.878 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
National Register of Historic Places in Kentucky by county, Franklin County, Kentucky, Buildings and structures in Franklin County, Kentucky

Singing Bridge (United States)

Not to be confused with the Singing Bridge in Australia.

Located at 38.1965, -84.8789 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Pennsylvania truss bridges, Road bridges in Kentucky, Frankfort, Kentucky, U.S. Route 60, Bridges on the U.S. Highway System

War Mothers Memorial Bridge

The War Mothers Memorial Bridge is a box grider bridge that carries US 60 and KY 420 across the Kentucky River in Frankfort, Kentucky. The bridge carries approximately 12,900 cars per day as of 2009. The bridge was built in 1938. At some point, US 60 was shifted from the Singing Bridge just downstream to the War Mothers Memorial Bridge. This bridge connects Frankfort to the Kentucky State Capitol.

Located at 38.1972, -84.8742 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Box girder bridges, U.S. Route 60, Bridges on the U.S. Highway System

capture of the webcam Frankfort: Buffalo Trace Distillery

Frankfort: Buffalo Trace Distillery, Frankfort (source)

capture of the webcam Frankfort: Buffalo Trace Distillery

Frankfort: Buffalo Trace Distillery, Frankfort (source)

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05 Feb
2021

Bluegrass Race Directors Symposium
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Preschool Open House 11:30 Am
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24 Feb
2021

Adobe Photoshop Elements
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26 Feb
2021

Dine With Dinosaurs
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05 Mar
2021

Super Hero Party
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23 Mar
2021

Robert Cray
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16 Oct
2021

Tommy Castro And The Painkillers
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