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Coolmore America - Ashford Stud

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Beautiful Grounds and Fabulous Tour

Chris our Irish guide was wonderful and had a good sense of humor. Justify was exquisite and it... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Palm Desert, CA
Great time even for none horse people

Even if you are not into horses you will find the tour and information fascinating. The guides are... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lexington, Kentucky
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Come and visit Ashford Stud, international breeding giant Coolmore’s home in the Blue Grass. Coolmore also have large operations in Ireland and Australia, making us one of the biggest bloodstock players globally. Behind Ashford’s historic stone...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
5095 Frankfort Rd, Versailles, KY 40383-8037
+1 859-873-7088
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Reviewed July 12, 2018

As we were visiting horse country while in Kentucky, it made sense to visit a thoroughbred farm. Coolmore America-Ashford Stud looked both beautiful and sounded fantastic as we researched where to go. They did not disappoint. The drive to Coolmore, as we were coming from...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chris our Irish guide was wonderful and had a good sense of humor. Justify was exquisite and it was an honor to see him up close in person. The other stallions were amazing - I am now a fan of Munnings! The grounds are just...More

Thank Baileybasset
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even if you are not into horses you will find the tour and information fascinating. The guides are knowledgable and welcome all types of questions. You may not be an expert when you leave but you have a greater appreciation for what it takes to...More

Thank majryankee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an exceptionally wonderful tour and this farm couldn’t be prettier. Justify is worth the price of admission!

Thank Rebecca G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Home of American Pharoh, Triple Crown and Grand Slam winner. Also home of Justify recent Triple Crown winner. Beautiful grounds that house many famous studs. All funds from the tour go to charities.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great tour and got to meet Justify! The grounds are what you picture for a Kentucky horse farm, beautiful!

Thank RosemaryAlb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

loved every moment - perfect day couldn't have been better !! Chris was an amazing guide with answers to all my questions and more . The whole place and experience was first class- still smiling! Great to see how history is made.

Thank 766glory2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every race fan admires the beautiful horse farms across the bluegrass. Words cannot do justice to the picturesque trees, freshly mowed grass, fences and limestone barns at Coolmore Ashford Stud. Justify was made available for viewing and photographs while our host described his life after...More

Thank bgpsimpson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The people at Ashford Stud are friendly and give a very good tour. You get to see Justify and American Pheaoah when he is in town. It is a great tour when the weather is good.

Thank MargaretWoods
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited Coolmore yesterday to see Justify our recent Triple Crown winner. Tour guide Bailey was so knowledgeable about the farm as well as the horses. Barns were very clean and horses appeared to be content and somewhat entertaining to the tour guests. Directions Coolmore gave...More

Thank 112jeannes
Reviewed October 12, 2018

Great tour with a knowledgeable and friendly guide. The highlight was seeing American Pharoah parade in front of us. We enjoyed seeing all the horses and touring the well kept grounds.

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Response from Cathy G | Reviewed this property |
I booked through Horse Country tours. Tickets were $20