Tours are available twice daily, morning and afternoon. Be prepared to find out what encompasses the day-to-day life on a working Thoroughbred farm nursery. Whether you are a horse enthusiast, or you simply enjoy the serenity of outdoor farm life, this is the tour for you.
Book a tour at 9:30 am or 1:00 pm to visit with the mares and foals at Sun Valley Farm in Versailles, KY. (9:30 am tour available in November - March by appointment simply by calling Jan at 859-533-5377)
$20/ adult $15/ child
Coming Soon in June 2019!
Book a dinner tour at 5:30 to spend one-on-one time with the mares and foals. These private tours are limited to 8 people, which includes an owner directed tour and an authentic Kentucky Hot Brown dinner, served on the porch at the Samuel Pepper homestead.
$125/adult - Minimum 4
Derby Week 2019 ( May 1-5) We will offer tours on a limited basis as many of our times have been purchased by tour companies for Public or Private tours. During Derby weekend we will offer 2-4 traditional tours on Derby Day as they fill. Tours on Thursday & Friday will be 60 minutes.
$35/adult, $20/child - (ages 2-12)
Derby Week Tours
Duration: 90 Minutes (approx.)
Location: Versailles, Kentucky
Sun Valley Farm is one of the most picturesque thoroughbred breeding farms in Woodford County, Kentucky. Located less than one minute from world famous Woodford Reserve Distillery, the Sun Valley tour is a unique blend of the rich histories of bourbon and thoroughbred racing.
Your tour will take you through our beautiful Kentucky landscape of endless fields of green, spring-fed limestone streams, and fences as far as the eye can see. Prepare to discover "up close" the majesty of the Thoroughbred, and the dedication and attention to detail involved in their development from day one.
Family owned and operated for more than 20 years, Sun Valley Farm is a true passion for the Butzer family, and is home to Thoroughbred broodmares responsible for producing more than 200 stakes horses worldwide. Explore the history of the land, the 1800's bourbon connection, and the inner-workings of day to day life on Sun Valley Farm.
We thank you for considering Sun Valley Farm in your tour's itinerary, and welcome you to the horse and bourbon capital of the world. It is a pleasure for our family to welcome your family to Sun Valley Farm.
Closed toe shoes are strongly encouraged!
Raincoats are preferred, leave your umbrella in your car please!
Due to uneven surfaces, our twilight tour is not recommended for those with walking disabilities.
Unfortunately, our tours are not wheelchair accessible at this time.