Attractions

Gallery in Lexington

Lexington Art League at Loudoun House

Art and architecture buffs won't want to miss this edgy, contemporary visual arts gallery housed in a freestanding American Gothic Revival mansion in NoLi, one of only five such structures left in the USA. The cutti…
Distillery in Bluegrass Country

Woodford Reserve

The historic site along a creek is restored to its 1800s glory; the distillery still uses old-fashioned copper pots and offers tours through its historic buildings, as well as free tastings. The standard Distillery …
Farm in Lexington

Thoroughbred Center

Most farms are closed to the public, but you can see working racehorses up close here, with tours of the stables, practice tracks and paddocks.
Cemetery in Frankfort

Frankfort Cemetery

American pioneer and Kentucky folk hero Daniel Boone, whose adventures led him to settle present-day Kentucky, is buried on a hilltop in Frankfort Cemetery overlooking a gorgeous view of the city's historic downtown…
Museum in Lexington

Kentucky Horse Park

An educational theme park and equestrian sports center sits on 1200 acres just north of Lexington. Horses representing 50 different breeds live in the park and participate in special live shows.
Distillery in Bluegrass Country

Wild Turkey

This distillery sits on Wild Turkey Hill overlooking the Kentucky River. More industrial and less self-consciously old-fashioned than some of the distilleries, Wild Turkey offers a frills-free tour of the facilities…
Historic Building in Lexington

Ashland

Just 1.5 miles east of downtown, Ashland is part historic home of one of Kentucky's favorite sons and part public park; this was the Italianate estate of famed statesman and great compromiser Henry Clay (1777–1852).
Distillery in Lexington

Barrel House Distilling Company

A micro-distiller set in the barrel house of the now defunct Pepper Distillery. It bottles two moonshines (one aged in bourbon barrels), vodka and oak rum. Tours run every 30 minutes. The adjacent Elkhorn Lodge – co…
Distillery in Bluegrass Country

Four Roses

One of the most scenic distilleries, in a riverside Spanish Mission–style building. Tours last 45-minutes and depart on the hour and include access to Cox’s Creek Warehouse & Bottling Facility, 50 miles east, if…
Farm in Bluegrass Country

WinStar Farm

Family-owned since the 1700s, this 1864-acre ranch has born, broken and trained numerous champions. You can take a 30-minute tour of the Stallion Complex on Monday, Wednesday and Friday afternoons – book ahead at ww…