Godolphin is the international Thoroughbred breeding and racing operation founded by HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Ruler of Dubai and Vice President of the United Arab Emirates. Godolphin is not only one of the largest Thoroughbred operations in the world with bases in Dubai, England, Ireland, France, Australia, Japan and the United States, they are also one of the most successful with multiple Grade 1 winners in both hemispheres.
Godolphin US’s headquarters are located at Jonabell Farm in Lexington, home of the Darley stallions. Along with Jonabell Farm, horse farm tours are also available at Godolphin’s Gainsborough Farm in Versailles, where many of Godolphin’s top brood mares and their foals reside.
Reservations are required.
Some of what you might see at Godolphin.
Straight from the horse’s mouth.
Hands on fantastic tour! - First, Lou was an incredible tour guide. We had a very small group and she took her time with us. We were able to get up close to... read more
Gainsborough Mares/Foals Tour is Amazing - This tour was amazing! Seeing some of the most wonderful mares imaginable--Essential Quality's dam, Maxfield's dam, Mystic Guide's dam, champion Ashado, and their new babies. And to see how the... read more
Beautiful horse farm and excellent tour! - We loved meeting the stallions and getting a tour around this fantastic horse farm. Our guide Lou was very knowledgeable and friendly, we learned a lot while on tour.... read more