When you fly to Blue Grass Airport (LEX) in Fayette County, just four miles west of Lexington, you ll immediately get a sense of how affluent this area is. In fact, Lexington Known as the Athens of the West and the Horse Capital of the World this city is the birthplace of thoroughbreds that are known the world over.
The tree-lined streets of this city make it very friendly to pedestrians, and there are plenty of things to do while visiting, including:
This theme park provides visitors with an equestrian education. Horses from more than 50 different breeds call this park home, and they all make appearances in the shows that are performed here.
View the collection of semi-precious stones, beautiful jewelry and the handmade dollhouses of the late jewelry designer George Headley at this museum.
Stop by the visitor center to pick up maps and to plan your trip around the city. You ll find tons of helpful information here that will make your trip to this Kentucky city unforgettable.
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