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This Kentucky horse farm tour meets at the Embassy Suites Hotel on Newtown Pike. Board a waiting vehicle and get ready to explore the history and culture behind horseracing.

At the Keeneland racecourse, disembark and follow your guide on a walking tour of the grounds. Your guide dives deep into the history of the racetrack and thoroughbred horses.

Next, see Calumet Farm, a thoroughbred breeding and racing farm, and hear stories about its racing dynasty. You also visit the gravesite of a famous racing horse and filming locations from Seabiscuit.

Your Kentucky horse farm tour ends back at the original meeting spot.

Please note: During race meets in April and October, some afternoon tours will visit an alternate venue in place of Keeneland.
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Thoroughbred Heritage Horse Farm Tours
Pack in the main highlights of the Kentucky thoroughbred horse scene into just a few hours without renting a car. This Kentucky horse farm tour takes you to the world-famous Keeneland racecourse and Calumet Farm in Lexington. On your tour, a guide details the Kentucky thoroughbred horse lifestyle and culture.
  • Learn about Kentucky thoroughbreds on a tour of a horse farm 
  • See the world-famous Keeneland racecourse 
  • Behind-the-scenes info about the Kentucky horse scene from your guide
  • Choose from a morning or afternoon tour time to best suit your schedule
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Reviewed 3 days ago
Tour Guide Vicki

Vicki was our tour guide. Not only entertaining, she is a walking talking encyclopedia of horse racing. Great sense of humor and quite factual. At the end of the tour, I left a souvenir in the van. Vicki found it and made arrangements for us...More

Thank Jim D
Reviewed 1 week ago
Horse Farm Tour

It covered so much and was so interesting. Our tour guide (Vicky) was SO knowledgeable and made the tour fun as well as informative. It was obviously well planned and well-run.

Thank Jonathan K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great tour

Our tour guide, Vicky, was impressively knowledgable and a delight! She went out of her way to keep us all comfortable and informed. A great afternoon.

Thank Ellen M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Excellent in depth tour of horse country

The tour was wonderful. Vicky did a great job, she is a horse owner with lots of experience and knows everything about history and present day of horse breeding and racing in Kentucky. Small group highly informative tour, visiting Keeneland and a number of horse...More

Thank ldjs
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fantastic tour with Vicky!

My husband and I really enjoyed the tour with Vicky...she was very knowledgeable, informative and entertaining!! We learned so much about the thoroughbred horse business...breeding, training and racing. We were also very lucky to be on a very small tour..only us and another couple...so we...More

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Beth B
13 September 2018|
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Response from lesliesteinberg | Reviewed this property |
I believe if you go on the 8:30 tour you will be able to see horses training on the Keeneland Race track. We went on the 12:30 tour so we missed that. Otherwise, I'm not aware of any other differences.
Lauren L
9 June 2018|
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Response from Janet O | Reviewed this property |
I would contact them. It was an extended van but I don't know their riles about strollers and car seats.
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