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Experience why Kentucky's Bluegrass Horse Country is world famous! This 3-hour family-owned thoroughbred heritage horse farm tour offers a fun and informative tour that will provide you with a unique experience and take you through the heart and soul of Kentucky’s beautiful Bluegrass Horse Country. This is an interactive tour were you will get to touch and pet some horses.
Experience some of the world's most famous thoroughbred farms and equine related facilities. Our tour focuses on getting out and going into barns, talking to the groomsmen and feeding the horses peppermints. We go to private horse farms only. On this tour your small-group will see some world-renowned Bluegrass horse farms up close and personal with plenty of interacting with these beautiful and elegant animals. Enjoy roughly 2 1/2-3 hours with us, so we can show you our city and the inner workings of some of the most famous names in the horse breeding industry.
We provide private tour services for as few as two guests and as many as twenty guests. Our guides are personable and very well trained. All of them reside in the central Kentucky area so have knowledge of the best spots to visit during your stay. As we have 3 venues listed, during the pandemic we have been able to modify based upon the venues availability and have alternative venues available.
Our Canopy Tour offers a safe and exciting way to be outdoors and experience an otherwise unseen area of Central Kentucky. With deep limestone gorges, spring fed creeks and old growth trees. With the added bonus of a little speed to keep your adrenaline and your teenagers happy! Our certified guides will keep everyone safe and entertained while they tell tales of early settlers.
Located in the Horse Capital of the World, Megson Farms specializes in the unique breeding of rare white and multi-colored Thoroughbreds. The Jockey Club registered the first white Thoroughbred in 1963 and only a few hundred Thoroughbreds have been registered since. Megson Farms is home to the largest herd of white Thoroughbreds in the world. 50% of all tour fees goes toward feed, hay, vet care and racehorse retirement.
Discover one of America’s most fascinating first ladies! The Mary Todd Lincoln House was the family home of the wife of 16th president Abraham Lincoln. Mrs. Lincoln was sophisticated, educated, and versed in politics. On the surface, her success in the White House seemed assured. Yet, few women in American history have endured as much controversy and tragedy. Tour her childhood home to explore the full story.