Things to Do in Louisville, KY
Experience Louisville by taking part in events, arts & culture, shopping, sports & outdoor activities, tours and much more.
From a booming bourbon renaissance, to iconic attractions and a renowned culinary scene, here are some of Louisville's "can't miss" experiences.
Attractions & Adventure Experiences
From museums to Muhammad Ali, Derby days to distilleries, there's something for everyone to explore in Louisville.
Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory
Get ready to smell the wood, see the wood chips fly, and learn about the history of an American icon. We’ve been making baseball bats since 1884, when...Learn More
Kentucky Derby Museum
Experience Derby Day, Every Day! General Admission includes a 30-minute historical walking tour of Churchill Downs Racetrack and full access to two floors of...Learn More
Muhammad Ali Center
Located in the heart of downtown Louisville, Kentucky, the Muhammad Ali Center is a cultural attraction and international education center that is inspired by...Learn More
Kentucky Science Center
Immerse yourself in three floors of hands-on science exhibits and experience a giant-screen film in our breathtaking 4-story digital theater.
Home to more than 1,700 animals, guests can walk under a sleeping polar bear, catch the wings of the world bird show, visit the Splash Park and more.
Explore the cave with an underground boat ride, ride a zip coaster, hike some trails, mine gemstones, and much more.
Kentucky Peerless Distilling Company
Founded in 1889, and revived in 2015 almost 100 years later, tour this state-of-the art distillery.
Bluegrass Indoor Karting
Enjoy the exhilaration while racing up to 40 mph go-karts, or the thrill while flinging axes with your friends.
Frazier History Museum
Located on Museum Row, the Frazier reinterprets stories from Kentucky, United States and world history using artifacts, gallery talks and live daily performances.
Welcome to Haven Spa and Salon, a luxury boutique day spa in the heart of Saint Matthews. At Haven, we understand every...
Locally owned and operated, HEADLINERS MUSIC HALL is the premier live entertainment venue of Louisville, Kentucky. We...
Less than an hour southeast from downtown Louisville is the Heaven Hill Bourbon Experience, newly renovated in 2021!...
Hell or High Water is a discreet bar offering a vintage 1920's vibe located below whiskey row. Focused on meticulously...
With roots that span generations, Hermitage is a world-class equine operation tied to Oldham County, Kentucky’s rich...
Hidden Hill Nursery & Sculpture Garden has 8 acres of garden art, fountains, benches, whimsy & unusual plants for sale. 15...
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The Skelton brothers (John is an alum of Seviche) have taken over this prime Clifton location, once the original location...
Locust Grove is a 55-acre, 18th century farm site and National Historic Landmark. Established in 1790, the former home of...
Looking for a trip into a rare and beautiful historic architectural area? Louisville is the site of the nation’s largest...
We offer a 60 minute guided walking tour showcasing the highlights of this great architecture all year long! Most of the...