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    Blue Grass Airport: 4000 Terminal Dr, Lexington, KY 40510

After a day of exploring Lexington put your feet up a great hotel near Blue Grass Airport.

Gratz House

Distance from Blue Grass Airport: 6.5mi

231 N. Mill St
606-233-3290
This lavish, privately owned house was built by a rich hemp manufacturer. Visitors will enjoy the architecture and furnishings of this southern masterpiece.

Mary Todd Lincoln House
Mary Todd Lincoln House

Mary Todd Lincoln House

Distance from Blue Grass Airport: 5.9mi

578 W. Main St
606-233-9999
Built in 1832, this house belonged to the parents of Abraham Lincoln’s wife. It is full of period furnishings and displays Lincoln and Todd family memorabilia.

University of Kentucky Anthropology Museum

Distance from Blue Grass Airport: 6.6mi

201 Lafferty Hall
606-257-7112
This museum has exhibits on evolution and Kentucky culture that are fun for the whole family. The museum is one of the finest of its kind in the region.

Lexington Children’s Museum

Distance from Blue Grass Airport: 6.1mi

401 W. Main St
606-258-3256
Kids love the interactive exhibits they find at this museum dedicated to educating children. One of the favorite exhibits is the archaeology dig.

Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate

Distance from Blue Grass Airport: 7.8mi

120 Sycamore Road
606-266-8581
Ashland, the home of famous 19th-century statesman Henry Clay, is located a short distance from downtown Lexington on a beautiful 20-acre wooded estate.

Aviation Museum of Kentucky
Aviation Museum of Kentucky

Aviation Museum of Kentucky

Distance from Blue Grass Airport: 0.5mi

Hangar Drive
Lexington, KY
(606) 231-1219
This museum features restored historic aircraft, aviation artifacts and equipment, interactive displays and a gift shop. Kid and adults love the feeling of adventure inspired by this wonderful collection.

McConnell Springs

Distance from Blue Grass Airport: 5.3mi

Quarry Drive
606-288-2900
Originally a campsite for the first settlers in the Bluegrass, this 23-acre park features an array of historical and environmental features. Trails through the park take visitors past natural springs and the remains of an historic gristmill and farm.

University of Kentucky Basketball Museum

Distance from Blue Grass Airport: 7.1mi

P.O. Box 89
800-269-1953
The University of Kentucky Basketball Museum salutes the 96-year history of the country’s most successful men’s collegiate basketball team through interactive, high-tech exhibits, historical timelines, and artifact displays. The museum is located in the Civic Center, adjacent to the “Cats” home court, Rupp Arena.

Lexington Livery Co.

Distance from Blue Grass Airport: 6.2mi

606-259-0000
Take a tour in a horse-drawn carriage.

John Hunt Morgan House

Distance from Blue Grass Airport: 6.7mi

201 North Mill Street
606-253-0362
The former home of John Hunt, a Confederate General and his great-grandson, Thomas Hunt Morgan, who won a Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1933 for providing the existence of the gene.

The Castle

Distance from Blue Grass Airport: 4.6mi

Just west of the city on Versailles Road
A Lexington curiosity is the huge castle with eight turrets and 70-foot-tall corner towers. It was started by a Fayette County developer in 1969 as his private residence, but it was never finished.