Buffalo Trace Named National Historic Landmark

Published: 08/06/2013

FRANKFORT, Ky. (PRNewswire) — Buffalo Trace Distillery recently was named a National Historic Landmark by the United States Department of the Interior.

The award submission describes Buffalo Trace Distillery as “a rare, intact example of a distillery operating before, during and after Prohibition with intact distillery resources ranging in date from (about) 1880 to 1953. These provide an unparalleled opportunity to study at one site the evolution of the building types, building materials and construction technology associated with the American whiskey industry over time.”