Brandenburg, KY

Brandenburg is a city in Meade County, Kentucky, United States, along the Ohio River. It is located 46 miles southwest of Louisville, Kentucky; 147 miles southwest of Cincinnati, Ohio; and 162 miles north of Nashville, Tennessee. Meade County covers a land area of 308 square miles. The Ohio River forms the entire northern border of the county.

One Brandenburg’s main attractions is Ohio Riverfront Park and the various yearly activities which are held there, such as the Summer Concert Series, and the annual Christmas by the River Drive Thru. Brandenburg is also home of the award-winning Meade County Fair and "Christmas by the River Festival". There are also picnic areas, an amphitheater, a walking trail, and soccer fields which are all free to the public.

Things to See and Do

* Ohio Riverfront Park
* Brandenburg City Park
* Buttermilk Falls Historic Trail
* Riverboats on the Ohio River
* Brandenburg Methodist Church

General information

Cruise Season – May - October
Currency - United States Dollar (USD)
Language – English
Population 2,100 approx
Land Area – 10.2 km2
Electricity – 2 perpendicular flat pins USA style or with a round pin below
Time - GMT minus five hours
International Country Telephone Code – 1

Port Location – The port is located on the Ohio River.

Transport Links – The nearest commercial airport is located at Louisville; two small craft airfields are located in nearby Breckinridge and Hardin Counties.

CSX Transportation provides main line rail service to Brandenburg, as well as the nearest intermodal facilities at Louisville, 46 miles northeast of Brandenburg.