Gratz Park, one of Lexington's most historic districts, is named in honor of a prominent businessman and civic leader.
Benjamin Gratz was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in 1792. He graduated from ...more
Lexington, Kentucky: birthplace of legendary horses. It's where superstars are bred, born, raised, trained, raced and retired. A place of extraordinary beauty that is known around the world. We value our traditions and our heritage. The excitement of Breeders' Cup 2015 will never be forgotten!
American Pharoah: We are so glad you are home!
Yes. Horse Capital of the World. Plan a trip and experience it for yourself.
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