Franklin County Kentucky (Historic Districts) has 9 places on the National Register of Historic Places including 1 place of National significance and 4 places of Statewide significance. Significant places include Corner in Celebrities Historic District, Central Frankfort Historic District, Frankfort Barracks District, Frankfort Commercial Historic District and Stewart Home School.
Several famous people are associated with these Franklin County historic places including John Marshall Harlan, Thomas Todd and Governor Beckham.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Franklin County places including Alexander Brawner and Harrison Blanton. Prominent architectural styles found in Franklin Country are Federal, Greek Revival and Italianate.