Winter season statue

Winter Season

Winter Season

begins November 6, 2024

Our horses spend most of the winter season turned out to their paddocks but take turns visiting Park guests during Stall-Side Chats. Guests can visit the International Museum of the Horse, American Saddlebred Museum, or Wrigley Media Theater to see the short film, Rein of Nobility.

Snow capped Man O' War Statue


Ages 13 – 61



Ages 62+



with I.D.



Ages 6 – 12



Ages 5 & under



Wednesday – Sunday

10 AM – 4 PM

Closed Mondays & Tuesdays

Holiday Closings

Thanksgiving Eve & Day
Christmas Eve & Day
New Years Eve & Day

Daily Schedule

Facts & Fun at the Museum

10:15 a.m.

Hall of Champions Stall-Side Chat

11 a.m.

Breeds Barn Stall-Side Chat

1:30 p.m.

Big Barn Stall-Side Chat

2 p.m.

Hall of Champions Stall-Side Chat

2:30 p.m.

View our current park map, campground map, campus map, and a map for shared pathways.

Your shop for equine-themed décor, clothing, jewelry, books, artwork, toys, and more!

stall-side chat

While our horses enjoy their winter season out in the paddocks, they do enjoy the attention from Park guests during Stall-Side Chats! Guests are welcome to tour the barns anytime during the day, but the Stall-Side Chats are the best times to see horses. Weather Permitting

Follow the Daily Schedule on your Park Map provided at entry!

Film: Reign Of Nobility

Rein of Nobility is currently being shown in the Wrigley Media Theater inside the Visitor Center.
The 15-minute film runs continuously from 10 am-4 pm

Narrated by venerable horseman, film, and TV star William Shatner, this majestic film explores the world of the horse.

Kentucky Horse Park Gift Shop

Whether you want to remember your trip to the Kentucky Horse Park or are looking for the perfect equine gift for a friend, the KHP gift shop has it all. Browse our selection of books, apparel, toys, jewelry, art, and other souvenirs celebrating the horse. Iron Works Café is closed during the winter season but grab-and-go food items can be purchased at the Park’s Gift Shop. 

Park Statues & Memorials

You can find equine sculptures from artists around the globe throughout the grounds of the Kentucky Horse Park. Pick up your Equine Sculpture Walk guide at the Visitor Center or International Museum of the Horse. 

Kentucky Gift Cards

The perfect gift for anyone or any occasion, Kentucky Gift Cards can be used just like credit cards at the Kentucky Horse Park and Campground, Kentucky State Resort Parks, Kentucky Artisan Center, and the Kentucky Historical Society’s 1792 Store. Gift cards can be purchased at the Kentucky Horse Park or online at:


The Kentucky Horse Park is conveniently located off of  I-75 in Lexington, Kentucky, just minutes from Georgetown.
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY 

We’re Pet Friendly!

Domestic pets are welcome to accompany their owners on park grounds, either on a leash or confined to an approved kennel, providing that the owners clean up after their pets. Sorry, pets are not permitted in the museum exhibits area (lobbies are okay), Iron Works Café (covered patio is okay), and the Alltech Arena. Please DO NOT leave pets in cars unattended for any reason.

International Museum of the Horse

The International Museum of the Horse is dedicated to the history of the horse and its unique relationship with humans through time. With over 60,000 square feet to enjoy, the Museum’s permanent exhibitions highlight the history of the horse from ancient times to the many popular sporting events we participate in today. Entrance to the IMH is included with your Park admission.

American Saddlebred Museum