Welcome to LexHistory!

New location: 210 North Broadway, Lexington—enter through the auditorium portion of the building
Interested in serving as a volunteer docent at the Lexington History Museum? Sign up today!

Hours: Thursday & Friday, Noon-4:00 pm  |   Saturday 10:00 am-4:00 pm.
School & Group Tours available by appointment.
General admission: $10  |   Under 5 years: Free
Special rates available for seniors, military and groups.

Limited FREE parking available behind the Museum—turn in at the Bluegrass Trust sign.


Established in 1998, the Lexington History Museum — now LexHistory — is dedicated to telling the stories of Lexington’s rich heritage.

Our Future

To be the most visible and accessible resource on the history of Lexington for all residents and tourists…anytime, anywhere, and on any device.  


See these interesting websites for additional reading and research on Lexington and Central Kentucky.


Your generous donation will help enable us to fulfill the mission of preserving Lexington’s history for future generations.