Best Places To See in Lexington

Expert recommended Top 3 Places To See in Lexington, Kentucky. All of our places to see face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve only the best!


500 Alumni Drive, Lexington, KY 40503

Since 1991

Outreach, Adult Program, Guided Field Program, The All America Selection Trials, Children's Garden, Home Fruit and Nuts, Perennial Collection, Vegetable and Herb Garden, Ground Cover Demonstration, Woody Plant Collection & Landscapes

A 100-acre green space located on the campus of the University of Kentucky in the heart of Lexington, Kentucky. Has over 200,000 visitors annually who can enjoy and learn about their three main features, the Walk Across Kentucky. The Walk Across Kentucky is a two-mile paved loop featuring wild-collected native plants from the seven physiographic regions. The Arboretum will have an opportunity to continue to grow and meet the needs and interests of visitors of all ages

Price: Student - $10
Individual - $35
Family/household or non-profit org. - $50
Supporting member - $100
Sponsoring member - $260


Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Sat 12:30 am - 4:30 pm
Sun 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

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4029 Airport Road, Lexington, KY 40510

Since 1995

Displays, Technology, School and Guided Tours, Engineering, Arts, Exhibitions, Camps, Garden, Group Tours, Gift Shop, Math, Dinners, Theatre, Explore Space, Rental Facility, Stores, A Beautiful Planet, Science, National Parks Adventure, Educational & Collections

Has a 25,000 square foot indoor exhibit area, as well as several aircraft located in an outside exhibit area. The museum, also features travelling exhibits and displays throughout the year. Free admission for Children (0-5 years) & museum members. Guided tours as well as Self-guided tours are available. Has welcomed guests from all 50 states and from more than 80 foreign countries. Their changing exhibits attract approximately 10,000 students to Lexington's Blue Grass Airport each year

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Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon Closed

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225 Waveland Museum Lane, Lexington, KY 40514

Since 1845

Fine and Decorative Arts Exhibits, Workshops, Collections, Culture, Activity Room for Children, Educational, Shop, Guided Tours, Exhibit Galleries, Family Events, Stores, Library, Lectures, Film Series & Groups Events

Waveland is a beautiful antebellum mansion and park that is tucked away right in the heart of South Lexington. History, teas, events, wedding and special event rentals, picnics, small trail/pond, playground and beautiful green grounds available. Guided tours of Waveland historic site focus on the everyday lives of family and slaves

Price: Admission:
Adults $10
Reduced rate: $8 (Senior,62+, AAA, Military & adult groups 10 or more)
Children 6-12: $5 (students any age)
School groups: $4 (10 or more)

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Wed - Sat 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sun 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Mon & Tue Closed

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