Buffalo Trace Distillery

113 Great Buffalo Trace, Frankfort, KY 40601

One of America's oldest continuously operating distilleries, even staying open during Prohibition. Located right on the Kentucky River, Buffalo Trace's campus is a sprawling brick distillery with a beautiful, scenic background. The Elmer T. Lee Club House, on the distillery grounds, is a log structure available for meetings and events. The Master Distiller’s Room is suitable for small functions. The Single Oak Room on the upper level of the Visitor Center is available for evening events. These spaces accommodate anywhere from 10 to 350 guests.

Group Tour
More Info
  • Operation Hours: Open daily, excluding Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day Distillery: Monday - Saturday: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Sunday: 11:30 AM - 4:30 PM Gift Shop: Monday - Saturday: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Sunday: 11:30 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Length of Tour: 1.5 hours
  • Self-Guided Tours:
  • Guided Tours:
  • Take a Virtual Tour: Xplorit
  • Gift Shop:
  • Mileage/Direction from Lexington: 27 miles west of Lexington
  • Price Range $-$$$$: Free
Info for Tour Leaders
  • Group Rate:
  • Coach Parking:
  • Accessibility: Yes
  • Hard of Hearing Guidance: Yes
  • Accessibility Details: One tour guide can give ASL tours for deaf/hard of hearing Any tour can be accessible, encouraged to make note of any requirements or requests in notes when booking tour
  • Handicapped Parking:
  • Accessible Tours: Yes - The Trace Tour is 100% accesibile
  • Accessible Transportation: Carts available
  • Contact for Accessible Guests: 502-696-5926
  • Accessible Public Restrooms: Yes
Facility Info
  • Largest Room 1950
  • Total Sq. Ft. 3000
  • Theater Capacity 300
  • Banquet Capacity 150
  • Number of Rooms 3

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