Investing in racing’s future since 1936


Located in the Horse Capital of the World, Keeneland is an internationally renowned racecourse and the Thoroughbred industry’s leading auction house. Founded in 1936, Keeneland’s mission is to continually invest in the industry and to preserve the tradition of Thoroughbred racing.

 

A Symbol of the Fine Traditions of the Thoroughbred

From its inception, Keeneland's founders intended it to be a special place – one that symbolizes the best in Thoroughbred racing in the heart of horse country. This founding vision continues more than eight decades later as Keeneland continues to provide racing and sales at the highest level.

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Experience the Beauty of Keeneland


Intended as a gathering place for the local community, Keeneland is a National Historic Landmark, and our beautiful, park-like grounds are open to visitors year-round.

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Grey Mule

Inspired Holiday Celebrations

The holiday season is a time for celebrations. Whether you’re imagining an intimate gathering with friends or an event on a grand scale, some elements will always carry through: thoughtfully-prepared food, festive drinks and beautiful décor.

November 30, 2018

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Abel Tasman

Champion Abel Tasman Consigned to 2019...

Champion Abel Tasman, who won the 2017 Kentucky Oaks (G1) and five other Grade 1 races while earning nearly $2.8 million in her career, will be offered as a broodmare prospect by Taylor Made Sales Agency at Keeneland’s 2019 January Horses of All Ages Sale.

November 27, 2018

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