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Arboretum and Botanical Gardens Tour

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Arboretum & Botanical Gardens Tour

ArbNet Arboretum Accreditation Level 2

Join us for our popular Blanton Botanical Garden Tour and Tasting!  Explore the Albert B. Blanton Botanical Gardens and Bird Sanctuary which surround his historic 1934 residence.  These botanic gardens honor tradition by re-purposing original structures and materials. Our team has embraced change through landscaping and seasonal plantings which breathe new life our treasured National Historic Landmark. 

Tour route includes stairs and there is a lot of walking involved.  Comfortable shoes and clothing are recommended.  For safety purposes, this tour is not available for guests under 12 years old.

Our Blanton Botanical Garden Tour is a seasonal tour offering and is offered on select Friday’s when available.

All tours are complimentary and include a tasting of some of our award-winning products.

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Tour sizes are limited, Book Tour to see availability by time and date.

Due to limited quantities of our whiskeys, we only offer a few brands for tasting and purchasing in our Visitor Center.  Learn More

Tour & Tasting

90 Minutes


113 Great Buffalo Trace, 

Frankfort, KY 40601



Buffalo Trace Distillery Tours & Tastings

Distillery Hours

Monday - Saturday: 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Sunday: 11:30 a.m – 4:30 p.m.

Buffalo Trace Distillery is closed Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year's Day.

Gift Shop Hours

Monday - Saturday: 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Sunday: 11:30 a.m – 4:30 p.m.

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