Wilmore & Surrounding Area
Asbury University is located in picturesque Wilmore, Kentucky. Home to 7,000 residents, the town is surrounded by rolling hills, horse farms and the Palisades at the Kentucky River. Wilmore is also home to Asbury Theological Seminary, located across the street from the University. Residents and visitors can enjoy the Southern hospitality, quaint restaurants and shops all located in old fashioned downtown. Visit Wilmore’s website for more information.
Lexington, Kentucky, located only 20 minutes from campus, is known as the “Horse Capital of the World.” The city of more than 320,000 residents is Kentucky’s second largest city next to Louisville. Lexington serves as an excellent place for entertainment, dining, movies, shopping and more. Lexington was selected as the site for the 2010 World Equestrian Games, and is home to the University of Kentucky Wildcats basketball team. See the VisitLEX website for more information.