Old Kentucky State Capitol
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|Built:||1827 - 1830|
Geographic Information & Related Structures
Frankfort, Franklin County, Kentucky, USA, North America
The Kentucky Legislature votes to have a new capitol built.
The building is completed. The Kentucky Legislature moves into the building.
Kentucky Legislature moves out of this building and into the current capitol building.
The main circular staircase is self-supporting, its weight dependent upon a single keystone, similar in design to Roman arches.