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Thoroughbred Park

Main Street, Lexington, KY
+1 859-233-7299
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What a good place tp picnic

We had a little picnic there. Lots of plaques with Lexington's famous people that lived there and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
nancy j
Chico, California
Excellant place to take a stroll

If your wondering around Lexington and want an interesting place to stroll. This place is it... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Howard T
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Main Street, Lexington, KY
+1 859-233-7299
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a little picnic there. Lots of plaques with Lexington's famous people that lived there and visited. So enjoyed the bronze statues and got some fun pictures.

Thank nancy j
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If your wondering around Lexington and want an interesting place to stroll. This place is it. Great for a photo op or just sitting and enjoying the horse sculptures.

Thank Howard T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kentucky, and especially Lexington are famous for thoroughbreds. So it's only natural that you would find a public park dedicated to these equine beauties. The statues of horses and jockeys are stirring - but note note the water sculptures that seem to rise up as...More

Thank Bob K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always go by here when in area, The plaques with info are interesting to read and take you in a circle around plaza. The racing statues are the best.

Thank susan c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to Thoroughbred Park and watched the eclipse with my son and nephew. There was a very nice lady that shared her eclipse glasses with us since the park had run out. The park is beautiful; a very, very nice park.

Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Me and the wife decided to visit after an early Saturday evening meal to walk off dinner. While the park looked enticing to visit, there were several questionable groups of people hanging out in the park that made me question whether to visit or not....More

1  Thank Greg C
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

This was just about a 15 minute stop on our travels around Lexington. There was free street parking behind the park. The horses make great photo opportunities that really represent Lexington. It's free so you can't go wrong.

1  Thank AuntTra
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We saw the statues and had to stop for a quick walk through and a few pictures. Great little park that is well worth a little walk. Too bad there were locals bathing in the fountains (eeewww) but maybe they didn't see the signs...

Thank ExpatAgainandAgain
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Not far from downtown Lexington. I went to see the horse sculptures and ended up taking a walk along the path reading several of the markers. It wasn't too busy, we were there during the work week. A couple people walking and others reading or...More

Thank JStarkey2
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We were on a girls ( moms & daughters) weekend and drove past this. It is an amazing picture spot. The only thing is is its a little hard to find parking for the pic.

Thank mindyBrowning
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Man o' War Farm has new owners, Carolyn and Franklin Groves, who purchased the 112-acre property outside Lexington in 1997 and renamed it Man o' War Farm (from Pharamond), have sold the operation to Michael and Rieko Baum of... More