Kentucky Downs is located in Franklin, Kentucky — the only community in Kentucky located along the Interstate 65 corridor to have been honored as one of the 50 Best Small Southern Towns in America.

Founded in 1820 and named in honor of Benjamin Franklin, the city is the county seat for Simpson County in south central Kentucky.

To learn more, please visit the following links:

City of Franklin, Kentucky
Franklin-Simpson Chamber of Commerce
Franklin-Simpson County Tourism Commission

Physical Address
5629 Nashville Road
Franklin, Kentucky 42134
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Mailing Address
P.O. Box 405
Franklin, Kentucky 42135


Hours of Operation
Monday - Thursday
9AM to 5AM

Friday - Sunday
Open 24 Hours
(Open at 9AM Friday)

Uber and Lyft services are limited in this area. Kentucky Downs is not responsible for any transportation issues to and from Kentucky Downs.