- TripBuzz found 93 things to do with kids in or near Lexington, Kentucky, including 71 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Frankfort, Richmond, Georgetown and Versailles.
- From Rupp Arena to Malibu Jack's Family Fun Center, the Lexington area offers 45 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Horse Races, Colleges & Universities and Specialty Museums.
- A large city in Kentucky, Lexington is most known for horse racing - namely the Kentucky Derby. The city further has many outdoor parks and recreational spaces including public golf courses, hiking trails, a skating park and Frisbee disc golf programs. Also home to the University of Kentucky, Lexington features nature preserves where bird watching and flower viewing can be enjoyed.
Home to the Gibson Bay Golf Course and an array of family friendly amenities is Lake Reba Park. The park sits on 600 acres of lush green land and includes a baseball field, a walking and jogging trail and a fishing pond.
Accommodating horseback riders of all skill levels, Big Red Stables offers guided trail tours of the surrounding wilderness. The stables are located on 200 acres of farmland and offers lessons for Western riding styles.
Housed within a structure built in 1813, the Mansion Museum is a small museum featuring a collection of artifacts dating from the 15th century through the early 1900's. The museum offers a particularly notable collection of firearms.
An exact replica of the 1774 fort, the Old Fort Harrod State Park features hand-made cabins and blockhouses, with everything needed inside, built with hand-made utensils. Some of the facilities can be rented.
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1210 Hickory Grove Road, Lawrenceburg, KY 40342 MoreLess Info
Visitors can browse a selection of handcrafted pottery made in studio at Elements Clay Studio & Stuff. Elements also offers vintage china rentals, pottery lessons, and a paint your own pottery studio.
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220 S Chiles Street, Harrodsburg, KY 40330 MoreLess Info
Founded in 1908, the Harrodsburg Historical Society is an organization dedicated to preserving and promoting the history of the local area. The society operates and provides tours of the Old Mud Meeting House, a historic meeting house built in 1800.