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Lexington Attractions

Lexington Convention and Visitors Bureau

301 E. Vine Street - Lexington, KY - 1-800-845-3959 or 606-233-7299
Many sightseeing opportunities are available in the Bluegrass area, which is best known for its horse breeding/racing industry and its bourbon distilleries. The Lexington Convention and Visitors Bureau has a wealth of information which you may obtain by contacting them.

Kentucky Horse Park

4089 Iron Works Pike - Lexington, KY 40511 - 859-233-4303
The Kentucky Horse Park, one of the parks of the Kentucky state park system, is located in Lexington. It offers a variety of museums, galleries, theaters, and working farm exhibits dedicated to information about the horse.

Keeneland Race Course

4201 Versailles Road - Lexington, KY 40592-1690 - 1-800-456-3412 or 606-254-3412
(No racing Monday or Tuesday)
Keeneland is a combination Thoroughbred race course and sales company located six miles west of Lexington in the heart of Kentucky's famed Bluegrass Region.

The Kentucky Travel Guide

Extensive information on things to see and do in Kentucky. This is a version of the state's official vacation guide which includes regional listings of attractions, lodging, parks, marinas and other tourism activities.

Air Travel into Lexington

The three closest airports to the meeting venue:

Cites with Airports near Lexington, Kentucky

  • Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky - 84 miles
  • Columbus, Ohio - 194 miles
  • Dayton, Ohio - 140 miles
  • Indianapolis, Indiana - 183 miles
  • Louisville, Kentucky - 71 miles
  • Nashville, Tennessee - 209 miles