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Old State House (Kentucky)

Frankfort, Kentucky
County of Franklin.
Broadway bounded by Madison, Clinton, and Lewis Streets
National Register Number: 71000346
Resource type: Building.
Property type: Government Building: State.
Congressional District: KY-6 Certified Local Government: NO
This NHL offers public access.
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Current use/information: Museum.

Statement of Significance (as of designation - November 11, 1971):
Occupied by the General Assembly in December 1829, this simple two story temple-form stone building, is the seventh--third permanent--state house of the Commonwealth of Kentucky. The first major work of Shyrock, it represents the introduction of the Greek Revival style in Kentucky.


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