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Kentucky Military History Museum

125 East Main Street, Frankfort, KY 40601, USA

The Kentucky Military History Museum is housed in the 1850 State Arsenal and has a large collection of Kentucky, Union and Confederate memorabilia, including identified uniforms, flags, guns, and other equipment. During the war, the arsenal was a cartridge factory for the Union army, as well as a regional supply center for Northern troops from Midwestern states.

 

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Directions

From I-64 take exit 58B. Follow U.S. 127 to Clinton Street, and turn right. Continue on East Main. Turn left on East Main to museum.

Visitor Services

Public rest rooms, handicapped access, tours

Plan Your Visit

Admission Fee

Adults $4.00, children (6-18) $2.00, children under 5 free, veterans and AAA members $3.00

Hours

Wednesday 10:00AM - 4:00PM, Thursday 10:00AM - 8:00PM, Friday and Saturday 10:00AM - 5:00PM

Phone

502-564-3265

Website

http://history.ky.gov/portfolio/kentucky-military-history-museum/ »

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