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Keeneland Select, Lexington
(4.8/5 based on 1,700+ reviews on the web)
Keeneland Select, home to one of America's premier thoroughbred horse racetracks, offers live racing and a world-class reference library dedicated to the sport. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the complex began operations in 1936. Notable races include the Blue Grass Stakes and Beaumont Stakes, well known as preparatory races for Kentucky Derby hopefuls. The track's annual horse auctions draw buyers from around the world. If you can’t catch a live race, try one of the racetrack's self-guided tours of its active facilities. Plan your visit to Keeneland Select and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Lexington vacation builder.
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  • The beauty of Keenland far surpasses that of Churchill Downs - it is a must see if you are in the area. The best time is during April and October when the thoroughbreds are racing, but it is worth tak...  more »
  • Keeneland is a beautiful race track that showcases the world's best thoroughbreds and is like a step back in time to the days when people dressed up to go to the races in all of its finery. 
  • Keeneland was our first stop after leaving the airport- it's very close. It isn't in season right now but there were still a lot of horses boarded and working. What a gorgeous place! We can't wait to ...  more »