Isaac Murphy

Local/Regional News
3:43 pm
Mon July 14, 2014

After Long Wait, Work Begins On Isaac Murphy Memorial Art Garden

A piece of artwork to be installed at the Isaac Murphy Memorial Art Garden
Credit Josh James / WUKY

While celebrated jockey Isaac Murphy broke racing records, it took more than seven years for his Lexington memorial to get to the starting gate.

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Local/Regional News
9:01 am
Tue November 27, 2012

Organizers Say Isaac Murphy Art Garden Will Break Ground in 2013

The Isaac Murphy Memorial Art Garden is planned at the corner of Third Street and Midland Avenue.

LEXINGTON, Ky. - The sign standing at the corner of Third Street and Midland Avenue in Lexington reads “Isaac Murphy Memorial Art Garden, coming Spring 2012.” But the lot remains empty.

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