TripAdvisor Awards The Lexington Horse Park The Choice Attraction Award. This award recognizes the world’s best landmarks, parks, museums, amusement and water parks. The Kentucky Horse Park has been chosen as an overall winner in the Top 25 Amusement Parks and Water Parks in the United States category by TripAdvisor in its 2013 Travelers’ Choice® awards for attractions.
“We are thrilled to be honored by TripAdvisor as one of the Top 25 Amuesement Parks in the United States, and are fully cognizant of the excellent company we are in,” said John Nicholson, executive director of the Kentucky Horse Park. “We understand and appreciate that it is not only TripAdvisor but also the reviews of our visitors that have afforded us this honor, and we will strive to continue to be worthy of their esteem and recognition.”
“To inspire travelers setting out on summer trips, TripAdvisor has named the top attractions across the globe based on the valuable feedback from millions worldwide,” said Barbara Messing, chief marketing officer for TripAdvisor. “Honoring more than 1,200 winners, these remarkable sights offer enriching and entertaining experiences for travelers of all ages.”
The Kentucky Horse Park is the only Lexington attraction devoted entirely to the horse. At the park you will see all types of horse and meet retired racing greats. There is something for horse lovers of all ages including the Horse Drawn Tour or petting foals in the Kids Barn.
Admission to the park includes three different equine museums, The International Museum of the Horse, The American Saddlebred Museum & Gift Shop, and the Wheeler Museum.
In addition, the Kentucky Horse Park hosts, special breed weekends, equine competitions and a wide array of weekends and community events. A full listing of these events and their dates is available at www.KyHorsePark.com.
Take advatage of all that The Horse Park has to offer, just one of the many Lexington Kentucky attractions in close proximity to the hotel.