If you're using a GPS or maps application, please follow directions to Parking Structure #5:
409 South Limestone, Lexington KY, 40506
For a print version of the directions to campus, please click here. The Visitor Center is now located in the Gatton Student Center.
Walking directions from South Limestone Garage to the Visitor Center: After you've parked in Parking Structure #5, follow signs to the third floor pedway to campus in stairwell A. Cross the pedway and take the left fork. Cross Administration Drive. Enter the Gatton Student Center from the doors nearest the large, blue UK logo. The Visitor Center will be immediately on your left.
Additionally, see a list of Lexington-area hotels and discounts. Guests should identify themselves as visitors to the University of Kentucky when booking over the phone.
Directions and Parking
Take Exit 104 (marked Athens/Lexington). Turn left off the ramp onto Athens-Boonesboro/Richmond Road and follow to downtown Lexington for approximately 8 miles. Turn left onto South Upper Street. Go through four stoplights and turn left into Parking Garage #5 – [409 South Limestone, Lexington, KY 40506].
Take Exit 113 (marked Paris/Lexington). Turn right off the exit ramp onto North Broadway (US 68). Follow through downtown for 3.5 miles. One block past Hyatt Regency Lexington, turn left onto Maxwell Street. At the second light, make a right onto South Upper Street. Enter Parking Garage #5 – [409 South Limestone, Lexington, KY 40506].
Turn right off the exit onto Route 60 (Versailles Road). Follow until it becomes a one-way street, West Maxwell Street. After crossing Broadway, take a right at the second light onto South Upper Street. Enter Parking Garage #5 – [409 South Limestone, Lexington, KY 40506].
Take US 27-N (Nicholasville Road) and continue straight (27-N turns into Limestone Street). After driving under the third skywalk, turn left into Parking Garage #5 – [409 South Limestone, Lexington, KY 40506].
A242 Gatton Student Center
160 Avenue of Champions
Visitor Center Associate Director
009D Main Building