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Ready to experience the top Lexington attractions for kids and adults alike? Meet legends at the Hall of Champions, see interesting breeds at the Breeds Barn Show, and more!

Jimmy Winkfield

Black Horsemen of the Kentucky Turf

The IMH’s latest exhibit, which opened April 1, celebrates the influential contributions of African Americans to the horse industry in Kentucky.  

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.

Employment

Employment

The Kentucky Horse Park is seeking applications for interim (seasonal) positions in many different areas. Please follow the link for more information on how to apply.

Hours & Admission

 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
April 1 - November 3, 2019 


Get your 2019 Annual Pass and Parking Pass here!

Adults • $20     Kids • $10
Seniors • $18    Military • $10

(Kids 6-12, 5 and under FREE)

ADMISSION INCLUDES NEXT DAY FREE! 

KHP Run/Walk Club

The popular Kentucky Horse Park Run/Walk Club will return on May 6 and continue to meet on Monday evenings through July 29 (except for May 27 in observance of Memorial Day). Check-in is between 5-8 p.m. It all starts at the Kentucky Horse Park Visitor Center. Each week we will have delicious food, a featured vendor and yoga from 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Run/Walk Club is an open event for all to attend (for FREE) at the Kentucky Horse Park! Run Walk participants can choose between a 2-mile loop and a 3.5-mile loop (or both!) around the park. Kids, joggers/strollers and leashed dogs are welcome!

Events

KDA Spring Warm Up & Annual Dressage Show

Friday, May 24, 2019 - 08:00 AM to Sunday, May 26, 2019 - 04:00 PM
For more information, visit www
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MayDaze Horse Trials

Friday, May 24, 2019 - 08:00 AM to Sunday, May 26, 2019 - 04:00 PM
Event takes place in Hunter Jumper Complex, Walnut Ring
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Scott County Schools Graduation

Friday, May 24, 2019 - 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
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Woodford County Schools Graduation

Saturday, May 25, 2019 - 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Learn More

News

Kentucky Horse Park's Run/Walk Club Returns for Summer 2019

Article Updated May 16,2019
The popular Kentucky Horse Park Run/Walk Club will return on May 6 and continue to meet on Monday evenings through July 29 (except for May 27 in observance of Memorial Day)

EQUITANA USA Announces Show Dates Alongside New Collaborations

Article Updated April 29,2019
LEXINGTON, Ky

Kentucky Horse Park Welcomes Visit Horse Country

Article Updated April 15,2019
The Kentucky Horse Park is excited to announce its partnership with Visit Horse Country, the premier resource for equine-related tours in Kentucky

Kentucky Horse Park Commission Meeting

Article Updated April 12,2019
Meeting Advisory Lexington, Ky

The Park At a Glance

Kentucky Horse Park

4089 Iron Works Pike
​Lexington, KY 40511

Directions

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

November 6, 2018 – March 31, 2019

Open Wed – Sun, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time
Closed Mon & Tue


April 1, 2019 – November 5, 2019

Open daily, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time


Closed

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

General Admission - Includes Next Day Free


November 6, 2018 – March 31, 2019

Adults: $12
Children 6-12: $6


April 1, 2019 – November 4, 2019 (April 25-28, 2019 - Kentucky Three-Day Event ticket required)

Adults: $20
Children 6-12: $9

"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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