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Enjoy live equine presentations! The park's daily schedule includes the Parade of Breeds, Big Barn Stall-Side Chat, the Hall of Champions Show, and the Derby Winner Nightcap. 

Museums

The International Museum of the Horse's 60,000 square feet of permanent exhibitions are dedicated to showcasing the relationship between horses and humans through time. 

Camp with Us

Camp with Us

Our campground offers 260 spacious sites with 50/30/20 amp electric and water. All sites are 55' paved back-ins with fire rings and picnic tables. Two dump stations are provided, as well.

Saddle Up

Saddle Up

Explore the park's paddocks by horseback! Trail rides and pony rides for the kids can be reserved inside the Visitor Center the day of your visit. 

Events

USMGA Bluegrass Open

Saturday, April 17, 2021 - 08:00 AM to Sunday, April 18, 2021 - 05:00 PM
For 25 years the United States Mounted Games Association has provided opportunities for riders of all ages to enjoy games on horseback and to compete internationally as well as in the United States
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Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event

Thursday, April 22, 2021 - 08:00 AM to Monday, April 26, 2021 - 05:00 PM
Lexington, Kentucky – February 10, 2021 – An unprecedented outpouring of public support and a grassroots fundraising effort have led to a reversal of the announced cancellation of the Land Rover Kentucky Three-Day Event CCI Five Star presented by MARS Equestrian™ (LRK3DE)
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Kentucky Spring Horse Show

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 08:00 AM to Sunday, May 16, 2021 - 05:00 PM
Event takes place in Covered Arena, Hunter Jumper Complex, Rolex Stadium, and Walnut Ring
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The Park At a Glance

Kentucky Horse Park

4089 Iron Works Pike
​Lexington, KY 40511

Directions

(859) 259-4200
(800) 678-8813

Main Season
March 31 - October 31, 2021

OPEN: Wednesday-Sunday, 9 am - 5 pm EST
Closed Mondays & Tuesdays


Winter Season
November 4, 2020 – March 30, 2021

OPEN: Wednesday-Sunday 10 am - 4 pm
Closed Monday & Tuesday


Closed

Thanksgiving Eve & Day
Christmas Eve & Day
New Year’s Eve & Day

Kentucky Horse Park passes include the next day free with the exception of major events and holidays.


Main Season
March 31 - October 31, 2021

Adults: $16
Senior: $14 (62+)
Military $8 (with ID)
Children: $8 (6-12) 
(Ages 5 & under, Free)

Daily Parking: $5

OPEN: Wednesday-Sunday, 9 am - 5 pm
CLOSED: Monday & Tuesday


Winter Season
November 4, 2020 – March 30, 2021

Adults: $12
Children: $6 (6-12) 
Senior: $10 (62+)
Military $6 (with ID)
(Ages 5 & under, Free)

Daily Parking: $5

OPEN: Wednesday-Sunday 10 am - 4 pm

CLOSED: Monday & Tuesday, Thanksgiving Eve & Day, Christmas Eve & Day, New Year's Eve & Day 

"Quintessential Kentucky!
If you're looking for a nice day in a park, make it this one. The scenery is gorgeous, and there's something for everyone, whether your a horse-lover or just an outdoor enthusiast. There are iconic landmarks for Secretariat, Man O' War and others. There are museums and traveling exhibits that change all the time. The live shows are fun, and you can even take a ride! It really is one of the most enjoyable places to visit, especially for the authentic Kentucky experience."


– Bethany O.

"This was probably the best place I’ve ever toured. Fantastic exhibits and history. Loved all the statues and being able to interact with the horses. Thank you for making a bucket list item an amazing experience." 

– Megan R.

"This place is one in a million! The people at the horse park could not be kinder! Everyone we encountered was friendly, informative, and genuinely happy to be there speaking with the public. The park is absolutely gorgeous and extremely well kept. It’s amazing to have the opportunity to interact with such phenomenal horses. This is the perfect venue for dog shows and other events!"

– Lindsay F.

"The Kentucky Horse Park is my favorite tourist attraction here in Kentucky. I have a special love for this place since I love horses, but if you know nothing about horses, it is the perfect place to experience them for the first time. There is so much to see and do. You can always catch an event of some kind. This is a great location for families and for local Kentuckians, too. There are both indoor and outdoor attractions. Once you come, you will want to come back again and again to see what is new and to visit your favorite horses."

– Sarah C.

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