Best Public Parks in Lexington

Expert recommended Top 3 Public Parks in Lexington, Kentucky. All of our public parks face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve only the best!


4001 Athens Boonesboro Road, Lexington, KY 40509 Directions

Since 1968

Jacobson Park has over 216-acres of parkland. It has seven shelters, four volleyball courts, Sprayground, and Open playfields. The Jacobson Park marina requires boat riders to wear a U.S. Coast Guard-approved personal floatation equipment. The park caters spray grounds are interactive water features that are perfect for children of all ages. Jacobson Park offers free Friday flicks and paddle boating. No charge to fish at this park.

Jogging, Swings, Slides, Tables, Restrooms, Pedal-Boat Rentals, Ponds, Playgrounds, Benches, Fishing Docks, Basketball Court, Walking Trails, Water Station, Volleyball, Dog Parking, Green Space, Monuments, Sprayground, Paddocks & Shelter

Price: 2 person pedal boats $5.30 for 30 minutes

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Mon - Sun 8:00 am - 8:00 pm

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100 Midland Avenue, Lexington, KY 40507 Directions

Thoroughbred Park is one of the world's most unique cultural park in Lexington. It has a 2.75-acre public park divided into five major sections. The park has 13 life-sized horse sculptures, including seven horses storming down a trail towards the winner's circle. Thoroughbred Park offers horse riding.

Tables, Dog Parking, Open Space, Walkways, Restrooms, Playgrounds, Statues, Volleyballs Courts, Slides, Stone Benches, Basketball, Shelters, Kids Grounds, Historic Figures, Sports Conducting, Waterfalls, Tennis, Walking Trails & Hiking


Mon - Sun 6:00 am - 11:00 pm

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396 Redding Road, Lexington, KY 40517 Directions

Kirklevington Park is one of the best public parks in Lexington. It has two baseball fields, 4 Tennis courts, Basketball, and skating. Kirklevington Park provides ample parking spots and street parking. Kirklevington Park has a spacious park with beautiful scenery and outdoor gym equipment. Kirklevington Park is pet friendly. The park has an adventurous playground, climb framing & water fountains.

Jogging, Open Space and Sports Conducting Areas, Waterfalls, Fountains, Playgrounds, Stone Benches, Event Conducting, Picnic, Pond, Kids Grounds, Walking Trails, Monuments, Picnic Tables, Riding, Dog Parking, Swimming Pool, Shelters, Swings, Special Events & Slides


Mon - Sun 7:00 am - 9:00 pm

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