- Our list of the best things to do in Lexington, Kentucky, features the top 139 nearby activities — including 62 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Lexington, KY has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Sights & Landmarks, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 40 things to do within the city of Lexington, KY , followed by 99 popular activities in nearby cities, including Frankfort, Versailles, Georgetown, Richmond, Winchester, Nicholasville, Lawrenceburg, Harrodsburg, Midway, Lawrenceburg and Paris
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101 Battlefield Memorial Highway, Richmond, KY 40475 MoreLess Info
The Battle of Richmond Association's goal is to educate visitors about the historical significance of the Battle of Richmond, and its place in shaping the Civil War. The association maintains a visitor's center, and hosts frequent events.
Danville's Bowlarama Lanes is a classic-style bowling alley with league play, moonlight bowling, and a variety of special events. There is also a bar and grill on the premises that offers an array of refreshments.
With numerous sports and recreational amenities, Millennium Park serves its community patrons. The park contains soccer fields, baseball complex, playground areas, trails with benches, modular skate park, dog park, and scenic Millennium Lake, where fishing is available.
Since 1980 patrons have enjoyed live performances - plays and other special events - at the West T Hill Community Theatre. It was named for its founder, a theater devotee, historian, and scholar of fine arts.
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344 Swope Drive, Danville, KY 40422 MoreLess Info
Miniature populated towns and villages await children and adults at The Great American Dollhouse Museum. At the Miniature store from the lobby, the visitor can buy whatever he needs for his own collection.
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125 S 2nd Street, Danville, KY 40422 MoreLess Info
Designated a National Historic Landmark, the former home and office of pioneer surgeon Ephraim McDowell is now the McDowell House and Museum, Inc. Apothecary and Gardens. Visitors will hear McDowell's amazing history and explore antiques and early medical equipment.
125 S. Second St, Danville, KY 40422 MoreLess Info
A National Historic Landmark, the McDowell House Museum was built between 1792 and 1820, in three stages. It is dedicated to Dr. Ephraim McDowell, the first man to perform an ovarian tumor removal.
The Community Arts Center is an art center that has the goal of enriching the surrounding community by promoting education and fostering creativity. The center displays artwork from local, regional, national, and international artists.
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105 E Walnut Street, Danville, KY 40422 MoreLess Info
Constitution Square Historic Site is a park and open-air museum that celebrates the early political history of Kentucky. The site features replicas of three buildings that stood on the original city square, including the courthouse that housed ten constitutional conventions.