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Thoroughbred Park

Main Street, Lexington, KY
+1 859-233-7299
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Must see for horse lovers.

Amazing scuplture. It's a bit of a walk from downtown or the visitor centre. More horse sculptures... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Boutersem, Belgium
A cute little park with an educational side

My daughters and I spent a peaceful hour reading about some of the leading members of the horse... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rebecca H
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“small park” (16 reviews)
“horse statues” (15 reviews)
“life size” (10 reviews)
Main Street, Lexington, KY
+1 859-233-7299
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Amazing scuplture. It's a bit of a walk from downtown or the visitor centre. More horse sculptures in the adjacent park.

Thank Hetbelgje666
Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughters and I spent a peaceful hour reading about some of the leading members of the horse world. The horse statues are incredible. I was surprised by how peaceful it was in spite of being adjacent to a busy street.

Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved seeing all of the thoroughbred statues. The statues of the mama's and babies were the best. Some pretty sketchy people hanging around so I wouldn't go after dark.

1  Thank Wendy P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are bronze horse statues running. A fountain and a small park with a play scape. Fun for all ages. A great place for a photo op.

Thank dag8r1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had to stop by and take photos - - what a great neat place. Place was clean and a few more special statues are around the fountain.

Thank Phalarope
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is part park and part action. The bronze horse come down the stretch in a race to the pole finish. There is also a little hill with trees and bronze horses to appear to be in the open horse farm pasture. Only takes 20...More

1  Thank Josh W
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Cool statues of horses & jockeys, a fountain, and nice quiet little park right in downtown Lexington.

Thank bertabee2017
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Life-like bronze horses and jockeys approaching the finish line at this Thoroughbred Park. Very impressive to see when in the Lexington area.

Thank Bluebirdsinging
Reviewed 1 June 2017

I enjoyed visiting this park on Wednesday afternoon, May 31, 2017. I'd visited a few times before, but this was my longest and most enjoyable visit. The small park includes a nice fountain and numerous statues of horses that are visible to incoming traffic coming...More

1  Thank James G
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Very nicely landscaped park in down town Lexington. Horses depicted running withe lots of greenspace for you to relax in

Thank LJ K
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Response from workalittle | Reviewed this property |
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