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The Kentucky Horse Park is seeking applications for interim (seasonal) positions in many different areas. Please follow the link for more information on how to apply.

Camp with Us

Camp with Us

Our campground offers 260 spacious sites with 50/30/20 amp electric and water. All sites are 55' paved back-ins with fire rings and picnic tables. Two dump stations are provided, as well.



Ready to experience the top Lexington attractions for kids and adults alike? Meet legends at the Hall of Champions, see interesting breeds at the Breeds Barn Show, and more!

Jimmy Winkfield

Black Horsemen of the Kentucky Turf

The IMH’s latest exhibit, which opened April 1, celebrates the influential contributions of African Americans to the horse industry in Kentucky.  

Central KY Home Expo

Kentucky Horse Park Hosts 40th Anniversary Event Series

To commemorate its 40th Anniversary and the people and horses on which it has left its mark, the Kentucky Horse Park will host a series of community events throughout the spring and summer. From an Open House Kickoff event, to several Family Fun Nights with special pricing, the KHP’s 40th Anniversary schedule includes activities for all ages to enjoy. Click here to view all event dates, details, and times. Download the KHP 40th Anniversary brochure.


American Truck Historical Society Annual Convention and Truck Show

Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 08:00 AM to Sunday, June 03, 2018 - 05:00 PM
We will be exhibiting 1,000+ large and 50+ small vintage/antique trucks, 100+ vendors of all types, lots of food options, children’s area with pony rides
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International Night at the Museum (2)

Friday, June 01, 2018 - 06:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Join us on June 1 to celebrate the country of Belgium! Located in the KHP courtyard next to the Visitor Center, this month's International Nights at the Museum will allow guests to explore Belgium's horse culture, food, and music
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High Hope Hunter Pace

Sunday, June 03, 2018 - 09:00 AM to 01:00 PM
A Hunter Pace is a simulated day in the hunt field (without hounds)
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Youth Riding Camp - Week 1 - Summer Break

Monday, June 04, 2018 - 09:00 AM to Friday, June 08, 2018 - 03:30 PM
Opportunity for young horse enthusiasts to become familiar with stable management, equine care, horseback riding, and the history of the horse
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Kentucky Horse Park Run/Walk Club

Monday, June 04, 2018 - 05:00 PM to 08:00 PM
The popular Kentucky Horse Park Run/Walk Club returns to the park on Monday nights this summer, June 4 to September 24, from 5-8 p
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Black Horsemen of the Kentucky Turf Exhibit Open

Article Updated May 11,2018
In April 2018, the International Museum of the Horse (IMH) opened a permanent exhibition, Black Horsemen of the Kentucky Turf, to celebrate the forgotten contributions of African Americans to the horse industry in Kentucky

US Equestrian Celebrates Groundbreaking Ceremony for New Headquarters

Article Updated May 11,2018
US Equestrian held a groundbreaking ceremony on Friday, May 11, ushering in the construction of its new 35,000 square-foot office building at the Kentucky Horse Park

KHP Will Not Offer Oaks, Derby Wagering

Article Updated May 04,2018
Please note: the Kentucky Horse Park will NOT be offering off-track betting for the Kentucky Oaks or Kentucky Derby this year

The Park At a Glance

Kentucky Horse Park

4089 Iron Works Pike
​Lexington, KY 40511


(859) 259-4200
(800) 678-8813

April 1, 2018 – November 4, 2018

Open daily, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time

November 6, 2017 – March 31, 2018

Open Wed – Sun, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time
Closed Mon & Tue


Thanksgiving Eve & Day
Christmas Eve & Day
New Year’s Eve & Day

General Admission - Includes Next Day Free

April 1, 2018 – November 4, 2018 (April 26-29, 2018 - Kentucky Three-Day Event ticket required)

Adults: $20
Children 6-12: $9

November 6, 2017 – March 31, 2018

Adults: $12
Children 6-12: $6

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