Transylvania University

300 North Broadway, Lexington, KY 40508

Transylvania University, located in the heart of downtown Lexington, is a top-ranked private liberal arts university. Founded in 1780, it is the 16th oldest institution of higher learning in the country, with approximately 1,000 students. Known to locals as Transy, the historic campus is a great place to walk around to enjoy its location in downtown.

Group Tour
More Info
  • Operation Hours: Open year-round. Call for tour information.
  • Length of Tour: 1/2 Hour to 1 Hour
  • Self-Guided Tours:
  • Guided Tours:
  • Gift Shop:
  • Price Range $-$$$$: Free
Info for Tour Leaders
  • Coach Parking:
  • Accessibility: Yes
  • Handicapped Parking:
  • Contact for Accessible Guests:
  • Accessible Public Restrooms: Yes
Facility Info
  • Theater Capacity 300
  • Number of Rooms 4

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