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THE RACE IS ON! AN EXHIBIT ON THE TRADITIONS OF THE KENTUCKY DERBY

Bardstown, Kentucky - Bourbon, Horses & History
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501 E. Stephen Foster Avenue
My Old Kentucky Home State Park
Bardstown, KY 40004

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501 E. Stephen Foster Avenue
Bardstown, KY 40004

(502) 348-3502
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  • Apr 18 - May 31, 2017
         9:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

KENTUCKY'S MOST FAMOUS MOMENT TO SHINE!

"The Race is On!," an exhibit on the traditions of the KENTUCKY DERBY is coming to My Old Kentucky Home on April 15th - May 31st. 

Come see racing silks from Kentucky's most famous horse farms, including Calumet FarmGainesway Farm, & Claiborne Farm

See a gold Kentucky Derby Trophy, in addition to the beauty of My Old Kentucky Home's own one-of-a-kind trophy that hasn't been on public display in over 30 years, the "Kentucky Bowl," all hand made, etched, and crafted by famous glass artists at Steuben. 

Fantastic and imaginative derby hats will be on display, in addition to a full presentation of My Old Kentucky Home's own collection of fine julep cups made by famous silversmiths William & Archibald Cooper. We'll also have My Old Kentucky Home's well-loved julep recipe available for all those who tour the mansion! 

In addition, recently discovered and never-before-heard stories about the Rowan family's own ventures into horse racing will be featured on mansion tou

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4/18/2017 12:00:00 AM