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There's Only One Kentucky

Did you know that Lexington, Kentucky is known as the "Horse Capital of the World"? How about the fact that 95 percent of all bourbon is distilled, aged and bottled right here in Kentucky’s bourbon country? These and other must-see Kentucky attractions

give you some idea of how unique the Bluegrass State really is. There’s only one Kentucky, and we’re spreading the word about our national treasures. Check out all the must-see Kentucky spots below and use the interactive map to start planning your next trip to KY!

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Often hailed as the world’s richest and most prestigious horse show, the World’s Championship Horse Show is held annually in Louisville, Kentucky during the Kentucky State Fai...
Abraham Lincoln’s Birthplace National Historic Site
Built at the birthplace of Abraham Lincoln, the solid marble, neoclassical monument houses the symbolic cabin of Lincoln's birth. Be sure to see the audiovisual presentation i...
Ale-8-One, the soft drink unique to Kentucky, has been bottled in Winchester since 1926. Tours of the factory are offered on Friday's at 10:00am with appointment.


The museum, located on the grounds of the Kentucky Horse Park, is dedicated to Kentucky's oldest native breed of horse, the American Saddlebred.
Located in lovely Clark County Kentucky in the lush, rolling hills of the Bluegrass Region, Winchester is home to the one-of-a-kind Beer Cheese Festival, a spicy local delicac...
Belle of Louisville
The historic steamer Belle of Louisville, built in 1914, is the oldest operating steam-driven river paddle wheeler in the country. This beautiful National Historic Landmark of...
Big Bone Lick State Historic Site
This National Natural Landmark is the birthplace of American Vertebrate Paleontology. Fossilized bones and artifacts from the last 20,000 years have been recovered by researc...
Step back into music history at the beautifully restored boyhood home of Bill Monroe, the "Father of Bluegrass Music." Imagine the musician's life with his family high on wood...
Birthplace of Jefferson Davis
A 351-foot obelisk marks the birth site of Jefferson Davis, June 3, 1808, only president of the Confederate States of America. Elevator to the top.
Discover all things bourbon and have barrels of fun in the process. Explore the distilleries and bourbon related sites and see all that’s possible when you visit Bourbon Count...
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