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Address: 1981 Old Frankfort Pike, Versailles, KY 40383-6916
Phone Number: 859-873-7053
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For the true horse lover. Home of many famous race horses. Seattle Slew is buried here. Beautiful grounds. Not a lot to do for small kids.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2016
Joan C
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

For the true horse lover. Home of many famous race horses. Seattle Slew is buried here. Beautiful grounds. Not a lot to do for small kids.

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Plano, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

Very friendly staff, beautiful surrounding, magnificent stallions made this an excellent place to visit and tour.

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Gastonia, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

Three Chimneys exceeded my expectations. This was my first trip to Kentucky and I will be back! The farm is absolutely beautiful! Sue was so welcoming and knowledgeable.

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Muscat, Oman
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2016

You can get an idea about great horses in the past. Also you can see how the horses are bread and look after. Some of the retired ex champions can be seen in retirement. If you are a follower of horse racing you will enjoy a lot.

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alexandria, va
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

a waste of time and money. They brought one horse out for us to view and there were 4 others in stalls, but most of the tour was a description of the breeding process. If you want to see horses and touch and feed them carrots, go to Old Friends or Our Mims instead.

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Orlando, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

The horses were beautiful but there was no one there to tell about them or really give you a tour of the entire place . We were limited to walk around a very Small area and only one barn had horses to see.

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Montana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015 via mobile

We toured the stud facilities during a derby week open house. They brought the studs out of their stalls one by one for ample photography time. Seattle Slew's grave as well as others are on this beautifully manicured part of the property. That said, don't expect to see mares and foals as they are on another part of the farm... More 

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Royal Oak, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

I learned a lot and I have been around horses for years. Seeing a live breeding was amazing! Kate our tour guide was the best!

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Los Altos, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

This thoroughbred farm is right in the heart of Kentucky TB country. If you wish to tour the Bluegrass farms, don't miss this one! The staff on the farm are very welcoming and friendly to visitors. This is the only farm I know of that has a woman managing Breeding Shed.

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Greenville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

This was the highlight of my wife's tour to Lexington. Everything with this tour was excellent. The facility is outstanding, Sue the tour guide very friendly and knowledgeable, and many impressive stallions to view. My wife fell in love with Big Brown when he was racing and was totally in awe when she first stood face to face with him... More 

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