Guidelet: Louisville, Kentucky

A travel guide to Louisville, KY, United States | Target Market: Families, Baseball fans, horse racing | A travel guide by: Brian Smith

Louisville, Kentucky is located in the northern part of Kentucky. Located along the Ohio River it is one of the best cities in America. There are many great attractions to see when you come to visit and see why many a person has come to love the song "My Old Kentucky Home"! Best known for the Kentucky Derby and the U of L sports programs, there is much to experience and enjoy anytime of the year!
Louisville, Kentucky", a travel guide to Louisville, KY, United States

Summary of points of interest in this travel guide to Louisville, KY, United States


Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory

Why visit:

Anyone who loves major league baseball knows the long and rich history of the Louisville Slugger Baseball Bat. Tour the museum and learn of the bats and the players of Major League Baseball. After touring the museum, take a tour of the factory, or visit the store to purchase items for your memories and colections.

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at 800 W Main St


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Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Louisville Slugger Field

Why visit:

Louisville Slugger Field. Home of the Louisville River Bats. They are a AAA league team affiliated with the Cincinnati Reds Major League Baseball team located in Cincinnati, Ohio. See some of the current of future stars of the Reds take the field and compete with many of the the future stars from others teams from across the nation.

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at 401 E Main St


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Louisville Slugger Field, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Churchill Downs

Why visit:

Known for the great horse race every year on the first Saturday in May. The Kentucky Derby is steeped in horse racing tradition and well known with a history for over 100 years. The home of the first leg in the triple crown and the Breeders Cup many times in the last few years. During the racing seasons you can find races in the Spring and Fall. Come join in the fun and wager on your favorite horse for fun and excitement!

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at 700 Central Ave


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Churchill Downs, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Quail Chase Golf Course

Why visit:

One of the best Golf Courses in this part of the country. Home of several PGA and LPGA events with some of the greatest golfers of today and yesteryear. See what sets this course apart and enjoy some of the greatest golf to be found.

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at 7000 Cooper Chapel Rd


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Quail Chase Golf Course, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Thunder Over Louisville

Why visit:

Thunder Over Louisville is one of the kick off events of the Kentucky Derby Festival. This has been labeled as one of the best fireworks shows in the nation. Be sure to come and experience this amazing event!

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at 100 East River Road


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Thunder Over Louisville, a tour attraction in Jeffersonville United States

Belle of Louisville

Why visit:

Ever ride an old steam boat? Here is the chance to return to an earlier time when steam boats and the major rivers was the best mode of transportation in America. A memory you will not want to miss sharing with your loved ones.

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at 401 W River Rd


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Belle of Louisville, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Kentucky International Convention Center

Why visit:

Located in downtown Louisville you will find the Convention Center. You will find conventions, concerts, exhibits and a host of things going on here. Many of the top hotels are close by and near the famed river front.

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at 221 S 4th St


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Kentucky International Convention Center, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Kentucky State Fair

Why visit:

The Kentucky State fair is one of the best fairs in the nation. With wonderful exhibits, great amusement rides, some of the top concerts with performers from Rock and country music performing. You will find something for everyone. The World Championship Horse Show is hosted at this event. Come watch some of the finest American Saddlebred, Standardbred, and Hackney's being exhibited for rewards through the week.

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at 221 S 4th St


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Kentucky State Fair, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

University of Louisville - College of Education

Why visit:

A top college located in the heart of Louisville Kentucky. Some of the top coaches such as Rick Petino and Bobby Petrino coach basketball and football, but there are many of great coaches leading Louisville to be a top notch school regardless of the sport.

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at 1905 S 3rd St


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University of Louisville - College of Education, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Kentucky Kingdom

Why visit:

Next to the Kentucky State Fairgrounds is located Kentucky Kingdom. This is wonderful facility that was once owned by the 6 Flags Group, who had shut it down due to legal complications. Recently being reopened, you will find major renovations, and remodeling. There is many new additions being added this year with much more in the years to come. Great fun for the whole family!

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at 937 Phillips Ln


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Kentucky Kingdom, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Louisville International Airport

Why visit:

Formerly know as Standiford Field, the Louisville International Airport is a major hub of flight travel for the nation. Many who are not flying like to come for the different venues available or just to people watch. No only is this location used for local, national, and international flights it is also a major hub for UPS.

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at 600 Terminal Dr


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Louisville International Airport, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Bellarmine University

Why visit:

Bellarmine University, home of the Bellarmine Knghts. Located off of Newburg Road this is a very nice regional college offering all the benefits of a big time college with a small college atmosphere. Come see what sets Bellarmine above its competion. They offer 56 academic programs so there is something for everyone.

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at 2001 Newburg Rd


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Bellarmine University, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Yum! Center

Why visit:

Home of the Louisville Cardinal Basketball team. Rick Petino and his Louisville Cardinals compete against some of the top teams in the nation. Also also been used for many other events in the off season. A must see location to see what an excellent place this actually is.

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at 2432 S Floyd St


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Yum! Center, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Louisville Zoo

Why visit:

A major zoo for a smaller city. While Louisville is not one of the largest cities in the nation, you will find the zoo comparable with any zoo in the nation. All your family will be amazed at the gorilla exhibit. Come experience the wonder and splendor of this beautiful place.

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at 1100 Trevilian Way


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Louisville Zoo, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Louisville Mega Cavern

Why visit:

An amazing place to be seen. Louisville has been known for some of the caverns that are to be found below the surface. Some that go into the Ohio River have reported of fish big enough to eat a man. Here is a cavern tour that is a site to see with tours of these amazing caverns. You will find zip line's available as is advertised as the longest underground zip lines in the nation. During Christmas they have an underground light show in which you can drive into. Come see all the wonders and attractions of this great place.

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at 1841 Taylor Ave


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Louisville Mega Cavern, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Gorilla Forest at The Louisville Zoo

Why visit:

While visiting the zoo, this is a must see attraction. Due to the success of the breeding program of the gorilla's, top experts from around the globe come to see, study and learn not only from the gorilla's but also the handlers to learn of this facility.

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at Trevilian Way


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Gorilla Forest at The Louisville Zoo, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Louisville Tennis Center

Why visit:

Have a love of Tennis? You will not find a better facility in the country than this. Not only can you learn and play with some of the best local tennis players but also see some of the top players from the U of L Tennis team. You will 14 hard clay courts in which to play and experience something unique to most players

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at 3783 Illinois Ave


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Louisville Tennis Center, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Louisville Boat Club

Why visit:

The Ohio River Runs along the northern borders of the city of Louisville. The river is an intricate part of the commerce and trade to the city of Louisville. Barge traffic travels up and down the river all hours of the day. This is the major boat hub to much of the river traffic. Great fun to bring the family and watch the maritime life. Enjoyment for all and who know's, you might event want to buy a boat and there are many here for sale!

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at 2100 River road


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Louisville Boat Club, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Kentucky Flea Market

Why visit:

The lure of finding a great bargain is hard to resist. The Kentucky Flea Market is a place for many of them. Come browse and see what is here to be found. Each visit is unique as there is huge turnover in inventory. While you may not find something one week, it may be here the next.

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at 937 Phillips Ln


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Kentucky Flea Market, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Muhammad Ali's Home Site

Why visit:

Muhammad Ali was one of the greatest boxers of all time. Growing up in the city of Louisville there is much tradition and history. One of the first and premiere stops is the Muhammad Ali Center

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at 3302 Grand Ave


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Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali Institute for Peace and Justice at the University of Louisville

Why visit:

Known for his stand against violence outside of the boxing ring. The University of Louisville as created a complete center for the research, study, and education to help bring about world peace. While many come to learn, others come to see what his dream is for the world

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at Rm 280 Ekstrom library, University Of Louisville


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Muhammad Ali Institute for Peace and Justice at the University of Louisville, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Mary T. Meagher Aquatic Center

Why visit:

Mary T Meagher was known as one of the best female Olympic swimmers of all time. Born an raised in Louisville, she decided to give back to the city that supported her so much in the pursuit of Olympic Gold. Come see, swim, and even learn from some of the best teachers this area has to offer.

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at 201 Reservoir Ave


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Mary T. Meagher Aquatic Center, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Extreme Skate Park

Why visit:

An extreme skate park located on the riverfront in downtown Louisville. When it was being built, it was one of the first and best in the country. Skater Tony Hawk was a leader in see the project through. As new construction and redevelopment is being done in the area the park has gone through some revitalization and renovation.

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at 201 Reservoir Ave


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Extreme Skate Park, a tour attraction in  United States

Louisville Soccer Park

Why visit:

As soccer is sweeping the nation, creating interest to a world wide sport, Louisville is in step to keep up. Located near Seneca Park is the Louisville Soccer Park. Great place for all the family. Come check it out, join in, and see the future stars in American Soccer

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at 201 Reservoir Ave


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Louisville Soccer Park, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Papa John's Cardinal Stadium

Why visit:

One of the finest football stadium's in the country at the college level. Home of the Louisville Cardinal's and hosting some of the top teams in the country. Several other events are hosted here, but best known for some good old fashioned college football.

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at 2800 S Floyd St


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Papa John

Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts

Why visit:

Kentucky's premier performing arts venue. Home of ballet, Broadway, opera, orchestra & children's theater. A lot of great things happen here and you will want to see them all.

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at 501 W Main St


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Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Fourth Street Live!

Why visit:

Fourth Street Live! is Louisville’s premier dining, entertainment and retail destination located on Fourth Street, between Liberty Street and Muhammad Ali Boulevard, in the heart of historic downtown Louisville, KY. With in a short distance of the waterfront, Slugger Field, The Yum Center and many of Louisville's downtown hotels

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at 501 W Main St


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Fourth Street Live!, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Galt House Hotel

Why visit:

The Galt House Hotel is a name long associated with gracious hospitality and Southern style. In the early 1800s, the original Galt House was a residence owned by Dr. W.C. Galt. In 1835, a 60 room hotel was opened as the Galt House and was located across the street from the residence at the northeast corner of First and Main. The suite hotel was built in 1985. A great luxury hotel. a great place for the tourist, and command central during Thunder Over Louisville.

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at 140 N 4th St


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Galt House Hotel, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Bass Pro Shops

Why visit:

The place for any and all outdoor enthusiast. Your visit to the area would never be complete without a visit. One of the largest stores in the country with a huge selection. They even have a movie theater available to watch some of the latest hunting/fishing video's.

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at 951 E. Lewis and Clark Parkway


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Bass Pro Shops, a tour attraction in Clarksville United States

Oxmoor Center

Why visit:

A standard in the shopping experience in the kentuckiana area. Find what you need, want, or never even realized you really needed it. Well worth the time for you and your family to visit.

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at 7900 Shelbyville Rd.


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Oxmoor Center, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Eden Therapeutic Massage

Why visit:

Come be pampered with facials and massages in Louisville.Receive waxing and facials by licensed estheticians. You have had a long stressful week and here is the chance to reward yourself or loved one

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at 105 Lyndon Ln


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Eden Therapeutic Massage, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

FORT KNOX

Why visit:

Fort Knox is a United States Army post in Kentucky south of Louisville and north of Elizabethtown. The 109,000 acre base covers parts of Bullitt, Hardin, and Meade counties. There you will find the General Patton Museum and many other great sites to see

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at 105 Lyndon Ln


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FORT KNOX, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Sullivan University

Why visit:

Sullivan’s main campus is located in Louisville, Kentucky – a city with unlimited cultural and professional opportunities, including the area’s most diverse communities of restaurants, clubs and retail stores. Well known for its culinary school, some of the world's greatest chef's get their start here. They have bakery and restaurant on campus for the public ran by the students.

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at 3101 Bardstown Rd


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Sullivan University, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

The Bakery at Sullivan University

Why visit:

Treats galore await your hungry stomach. If you aren't hungry you soon will be as the senior class of students from Sullivan University Cooking School showcase their talents. Mouth watering goodies that will fulfill your desire to be fed!

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at 3100 Bardstown Rd


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The Bakery at Sullivan University, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Winston's Restaurant at Sullivan University

Why visit:

Looking for delicious meal. Wonderful atmosphere and service beyond compare as the senior students of Sullivan University apply their craft, talent, ambition, and desire in to a fine dining experience. See why these are the chefs of tomorrow!

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at 3101 Bardstown Rd


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Winston

Covered Bridge Golf Course

Why visit:

Fuzzy Zoeller.is a local legend, PGA Champion, and a golf course designer. Fuzzy has chosen and designed the Covered Bridge Golf course as a top rated course near Sellersburg, Indiana. Just located minutes from Louisville is a must see and play course that will both reward and challenge you.

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at 12510 Covered Bridge Rd


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Covered Bridge Golf Course, a tour attraction in Sellersburg United States

Iroquois Park

Why visit:

Hang out at Iroquois Park, where residents love to go for horseback riding, picnicking, fishing, walking trails, and golfing. There is much to find and do at this great historical park. One of the cities best treasures is this park. Bring the family and enjoy the fun!

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at 5216 New Cut Rd


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Iroquois Park, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Louisville Science Center

Why visit:

Visit the Louisville Science Center to get a hands-on educational and entertaining experience exploring the science around you. Something for kids of all ages from 3 to 93. Be prepared to be amazed at all the fun and wonderful things you will see.

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at 727 W Main St


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Louisville Science Center, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Kentucky Derby Museum

Why visit:

Experience the sights and sounds of the Kentucky Derby through award-winning films, exhibits and unique hands-on activities at the Kentucky Derby Museum. Deep in history and traditions of horses, horse racing, and the people who were part of this great sport.

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at 704 Central Ave


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Kentucky Derby Museum, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Farnsley Moorman Landing

Why visit:

4. Connect yourself to the history of Riverside through archaeology and interesting events throughout the year at Riverside, Farnsley Moremen House. Visit a historical farm and take part in the archaeological digs on the property as you learn more about the life near the Ohio River in days gone bye.

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at 7410 Moorman Rd


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Farnsley Moorman Landing, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Actors Theatre Of Louisville

Why visit:

Do you liker theater and plays? Some of the greatest Broadway and Off Broadway plays always find their way here to Actors Theater. Not only some great local actors but occasionally you will see Hollywood Greats and Broadway Stars come to Louisville to perform.

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at 316 W Main St


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Actors Theatre Of Louisville, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

E.P.

Why visit:

A great place to take your family for a day of fun. there are several activities to participate, even BMX Bike riding. A great place to get out and enjoy so close to the city. A welcome get away!

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at 3000 Freys Hill Rd


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E.P. , a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Cherokee Park

Why visit:

The 390-acre Cherokee Park features a 2.4-mile loop with separate lanes for vehicle and recreational traffic, set amid the gently rolling slopes of the Beargrass Creek valley. Other amenities include ball fields, tennis courts, archery range, golf, dog run, picnic tables, playgrounds and fishing.

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at 745 Cochran Hill Rd


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Cherokee Park, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Shawnee Park

Why visit:

Frederick Law Olmsted designed Shawnee Park as the great public space of the city -- a place for picnics, sports, parades and large public gatherings. A state-of-the-art outdoor athletic complex can be found at 230 Southwestern Parkway, and the park also boasts RiverWalk access.

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at 4501 W Broadway


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Shawnee Park, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Waterfront Park

Why visit:

Louisville's 85-acre Waterfront Park offers a grand view of the river, space for concerts and festivals, and the 14-acre Great Lawn, along with the promenade along the river and the Lincoln Memorial at Waterfront Park, which commemorates Abraham Lincoln's lifelong Kentucky connections. The "urban park" has hosted crowds of up to 350,000 for events like Thunder Over Louisville.

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at E Witherspoon St.


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Waterfront Park, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Waverly Hills

Why visit:

A former TB hospital that was built in 1910. Has been voted one of the most haunted places in America. Many tv shows have been recorded here on paranormal activity. Looking for an experience you won't soon forget then this is the place for yu nd your family!

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at E Witherspoon St.


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Waverly Hills, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Speed Art Museum

Why visit:

A fun and exciting place to take the family. Many fun and exciting exhibits to see and enjoy. Some are interactive for you to do and learn!

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at 2035 S 3rd St


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Speed Art Museum, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Horseshoe Hotel and Casino Southern Indiana

Why visit:

Horseshoe Casino is located just north of Louisville. It is located near Elizabeth, Indiana just minutes away. Not only is this a great casino but they have many amenities located on site. They feature concerts with some of the biggest names in Entertaiinment

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at 2035 S 3rd St


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Horseshoe Hotel and Casino Southern Indiana, a tour attraction in  United States

Louisville Glassworks

Why visit:

Here is a chance to tour and see the art of blown glass. Learn how it is made. In May they have a Christmas in May program in which you can make your own Christmas Ornament.

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at 2035 S 3rd St


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Louisville Glassworks, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Cave Hill Cemetery

Why visit:

Ranked #5 on tours of Louisville by TripAdvisor. This is a national monument with many famous people put to rest here. Some of the places here are spectacularly beautiful.

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at 701 Baxter Ave


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Cave Hill Cemetery, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Big Four Bridge

Why visit:

Formerly railroad bridge that united Kentucky and Indiana. This landmark has now been converted to a walk bridge uniting Louisville and Southern Indiana. Many people use this walkway for their daily exercise. Come watch the river traffic going up and down the Ohio River.

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at Ohio River


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Big Four Bridge, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Conrad-Caldwell House

Why visit:

Known as Conrad's Castle located in Old Louisville. Most tours on outdoors, but some indoors tours are available. The facilities can also be rented for special occasions.

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at 1402 Saint James Ct


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Conrad-Caldwell House, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Locust Grove

Why visit:

Locust Grove is known by many as the place where Louisville began. An 18th Century farm and farmhouse that is preserved and available for visits. A National Monument and on the Historical Records. A great place for you and your family to tour and enjoy!

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at 561 Blankenbaker Ln


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Locust Grove, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Frankfort Ave

Why visit:

One of the oldest neighborhoods in Louisville. Many specialty shops line the streets waiting for you to browse. A great way to shop and enjoy the charm that this section of Louisville has to offer.

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at 561 Blankenbaker Ln


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Frankfort Ave, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Whitehall House & Gardens

Why visit:

A beautiful Southern Style Plantation home with a long past of historical events. Many special events have been held here over the years and is waiting to host yours.

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at 3110 Lexington Rd


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Whitehall House & Gardens, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Louisville Waterworks

Why visit:

When this facility was being designed it wasn't just to be for the water company but a structure to be remembered. The Water Tower is the oldest and most ornamental structure of its kind within the country and features 10 statues representing Ceres, Diana, Flora and The Horae (the seasons).

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at 3110 Lexington Rd


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Louisville Waterworks, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Thomas Edison House

Why visit:

This is the home where Thomas Edison worked in a telegraph office in Louisville. A short tour as the house only has 3 rooms but is well done with lots of interesting facts and information about Mr Edison.

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at 729 E Washington St


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Thomas Edison House, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Copper & Kings American Brandy Distillery

Why visit:

Here is a chance to tour a working distillery. See how brandy is made and the chance to sample and purchase some of the product on tour.

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at 1111 E Washington St


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Copper & Kings American Brandy Distillery, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

West Main St

Why visit:

Come tour downtown Louisville and be amazed at some of the old buildings. Browse many of the shops located along Main Street. You might think you will make a short visit but time will fly on the adventure. Something for everyone!

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at West Main


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West Main St, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Kentucky Center For African American Heritage

Why visit:

There was $56,000,000 invested in making this one of the best centers on black heritage and history in America. Even Prince Charles of England has come to tour this great facility. Come learn of a hidden part of American history and culture.

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at 1701 W. Muhammad Ali Npcs


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Kentucky Center For African American Heritage, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Central Park

Why visit:

Located next to 4th street in downtown Louisville. This is another great park that was planned and kept well maintained by the city of Louisville for its residents and visitors a like.

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at 1340 S 4th St


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Central Park, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Filson Historical Society

Why visit:

The oldest historical preservation group in the sate of Kentucky. Many great historical document and artifacts are on display here. Come browse the exhibits and see the important contributions of Kentucky to our great country.

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at 1310 S 3rd St


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Filson Historical Society, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

United States Marine Hospital

Why visit:

Built in the 1800's, it was constructed for victims of maritime accidents. It is now on the most endangered properties of the historical society at #11. There is an appeal or drawing to this place as you tour the outside of the facilities. While the lure to go in is strong, the inside is in such need of repair it is unsafe to enter.

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at 2215 Portland Ave


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United States Marine Hospital, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Peterson Dumesnil House

Why visit:

A historic building with a cross of Victorian and Italian Romanesque architecture. There are tours available but is mainly used for weddings and corporate events. Come see and enjoy this great facility!

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at 301 S. Peterson Ave.


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Peterson Dumesnil House, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Thirsty Pedaler

Why visit:

For a totally unique experience try the Thirsty Pedaler. It is a 15 passenger bar, in which you help pedal this "bike/bar" through the streets of Louisville. Success has been so great they are expanding this operations to Lexington Ky also. If you are looking for something totally different then this is it!

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at 301 S. Peterson Ave.


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Thirsty Pedaler, a tour attraction in  United States

Wheel Fun Rentals

Why visit:

Tour Riverfront Park in style. Choose the ride that most suit's you. Great family fun and one of those memories you won't soon forget

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at 301 S. Peterson Ave.


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Wheel Fun Rentals, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Louisville Dive Center

Why visit:

They have been serving Kentucky and Southern Indiana for over 30 years. Your complete diving location with all your diving needs, training and equipment. Come check them out!

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at 4265 Roosevelt Ave


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Louisville Dive Center, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Louisville Palace Theatre

Why visit:

Another great facility featured here in the city of Louisville. Louisville loves it theater's and the theaters love Louisville. Many great stars and performances are showcased here. Check site for some of the great show coming up!

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at 625 S 4th St


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Louisville Palace Theatre, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Abbey Road On The River

Why visit:

3 day weekend music festival held around Memorial weekend. This is a tribute to the Beatle's Rock Band. Centered at the Galt House, Muhammed Ali Center, and the River Front Park. A great time of fun for all the family

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at 485 W Main St


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Abbey Road On The River, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Mercury Ballroom

Why visit:

Great place to go watch Blues and Jazz performers. Can normally get in but o certain performances it becomes very hard to get a seat. Great talent and great performances

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at 611 S Fourth St


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Mercury Ballroom, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

The Laughing Derby

Why visit:

Some of the greatest names in comedy have made a stop at this great place. Come check it out but be prepared to thoroughly enjoy the performances

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at 611 S Fourth St


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The Laughing Derby, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Headliners Music Hall

Why visit:

The #1 place in Louisville for music. Great performances to be seen every time. A must of a place to go if you want to listen to some great music.

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at 1386 Lexington Rd


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Headliners Music Hall, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

21c Museum

Why visit:

Ever wanted to stay in a museum? Well this is not quite, but it is real close. A 91 room hotel that is full of art exhibits. For a touch of class and a unique experience why not try a stay here?

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at 1386 Lexington Rd


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21c Museum, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

The Seelbach Hilton Louisville

Why visit:

/this hotel is steeped in tradition. It served as the motivation for F Scott Fitzgerald's classic The Great Gatsby. For a touch of Grandness this is THE place to stay!

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at 500 S 4th St


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The Seelbach Hilton Louisville, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

The Silver Dollar

Why visit:

For a taste of Texas Night life while staying in Kentucky, you have to go no further than The Silver Dollar. Authentic western atmosphere and a great time to be had by all

a lunch,dinner,night,varies,just show up option
at 1761 Frankfort Ave


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The Silver Dollar, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

St. Charles Exchange

Why visit:

For a charming experience of a time past go to St Charles Exchange. Oldtime pub atmosphere will make you feel like you are among friends

a dinner,night,varies,just show up option
at 113 S 7th St


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St. Charles Exchange, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

American Printing House for the Blind

Why visit:

The largest printing facility for the blind in the world. Free guided tours allow you to see all the work in progress

a day,free,just show up option
at 1839 Frankfort Ave


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American Printing House for the Blind, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Atlantis Water Park

Why visit:

Want a day of fun and excitement for the whole family? Here is the place to go.

a day,varies,just show up,check option
at 515 Marriott Dr


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Atlantis Water Park, a tour attraction in Clarksville United States

Bernheim Arboretum & Forest

Why visit:

This is a recreational and research facility. Over 14000 acres of forest to browse, enjoy, study, and learn of the research that is ongoing at this place.

a day,free,just show up option
at 2499 Old State Hwy 245


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Bernheim Arboretum & Forest, a tour attraction in Claremont United States

Bristol Bar and Grille

Why visit:

A great restaurant that has grown in fame over the years. Due to the great demand for the food and the service, they have now created 3 locations to serve you. My favorite is the downtown location due to the location and history. Try one or try them all you will come to love this place!

a dinner,night,varies,just show up option
at 614 W Main St


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Bristol Bar and Grille, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Buffalo Trace Park

Why visit:

want a break from the city? Here is a great park with camp grounds, cabin rentals, tennis courts, beach, boat rental, petting zoo and a wide array of activities

a day,very cheap,just show up option
at 1540 Highway 150 NE


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Buffalo Trace Park, a tour attraction in Palmyra United States

Captain's Quarters

Why visit:

For fine dining along the river it doesn't get any better than this. Enjoy the meal, the view and the atmosphere of this fine establishment.

a dinner,varies,just show up,check option
at 5700 Captains Quarters Rd


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Captain

King Fish Restaurant

Why visit:

A local chain of restaurants. Long known for fish and sea food. If you want fish, then this is the place to go as there is none better to be found anywhere.

a lunch,dinner,varies,just show up option
at 3021 River Rd


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King Fish Restaurant, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Dinosaurs

Why visit:

Jurassic Park located right here in Louisville. If you have ever wanted to see, learn, and understand more about life with the dinosaurs then this is a place for you and your family

a day,varies,just show up option
at 3021 River Rd


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Dinosaurs, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Falls of the Ohio State Park

Why visit:

A state park located in Clarksville Indiana. Come see many of the artifacts and remain uncovered by the rise and fall of the Ohio River. See why Lewis and Clark began their journey westward from this area.

a day,varies,just show up option
at 201 W Riverside Dr


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Falls of the Ohio State Park, a tour attraction in Clarksville United States

Heaven Hill distillery

Why visit:

Famous for the bourbon made here but also known for the whiskey theft of recent years as barrels of this great bourbon had grown in value. Take a tour, visit the shop and purchase products and accessories.

a day,varies,just show up option
at 1701 W Breckinridge St


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Heaven Hill distillery, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Howard Steamboat Museum

Why visit:

Located in downtown Jeffersonville Indiana just across the river from Louisville. Come learn the history of boats, steamships, and river life. A nice leisurely visit with lots of great artifacts and information

a day,varies,check option
at 1101 E Market St


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Howard Steamboat Museum, a tour attraction in Jeffersonville United States

Joe Huber's Family Farm & Rest.

Why visit:

Come enjoy the country life. Just minutes from Louisville near Starlight Indiana. See what's all on the farm, pick your own fruits and vegetables, or pick them up at the store. When you are hungry head to the restaurant for some of the best home cooked food that this area has to offer

a day,lunch,dinner,varies,just show up option
at 2421 Engle Rd


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Joe Huber

Huber's Orchard, Winery, & Vineyards

Why visit:

Ever wanted to visit a winery? Well you have a short drive north of Louisville to Starlight Indiana to Huber's Winery. See all the grape vines, take a tour, sample some of the various wines made here. You can purchase many types of wine and accessories at the shop

a day,free,just show up option
at 19816 Huber Rd


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Huber

Jim Cain's Mid City Fitness

Why visit:

Needing to work out while in the area. Come see one of the best exercise facilities in the area

a day,varies,just show up,check site first option
at 1250 Bardstown Rd.


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Jim Cain

Kart Kountry

Why visit:

Some of the greatest outdoor fun to be had. If you are looking for fun- this is it!

a day,varies,just show up option
at 1250 Bardstown Rd.


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Kart Kountry, a tour attraction in Shepherdsville United States

My Old Kentucky Home

Why visit:

Come see the Stephen Foster Story. Learn the facts and history of the 1800's. See why everybody learns to sing "My Ole Kentucky Home".

a varies,just show up,check option
at 501 E Stephen Foster Ave


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My Old Kentucky Home, a tour attraction in Bardstown United States

Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historical Park - Boyhood Home

Why visit:

Come see the place where President Abraham Lincoln was born. Many sites, facts, and replica's are to be seen on this wonderful visit. A great day for the whole family!

a day,varies,just show up option
at 7120 Bardstown Rd


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Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historical Park - Boyhood Home, a tour attraction in Hodgenville United States

Native American Museum

Why visit:

Come learn about our Native American's and their history. Many great facts and information can be learned with a visit to this wonderful place.

a day,varies,just show up option
at 7120 Bardstown Rd


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Native American Museum, a tour attraction in Bardstown United States

Renaissance Fun Park

Why visit:

Fun for the whole family. Many rides, attractions, games and concessions for the whole family. Why spend the big bucks at the big parks when this is available. Come play lazer tag!

a varies,just show up option
at 7120 Bardstown Rd


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Renaissance Fun Park, a tour attraction in Anchorage United States

Schimpff's Confectionary

Why visit:

Got a sweet tooth that needs filling? This is your sugar paradise. All kinds of sweets for browsing and devouring. Make sure this is on your list of stops

a day,free,just show up option
at 347 Spring St


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Schimpff

Louisville Stoneware

Why visit:

Here is chance to purchase handcrafted plates and stoneware from one of the oldest manufacturers in America. A unique experience and something to treasure for ever

a day,free,just show up option
at 731 Brent St


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Louisville Stoneware, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

Evan Williams Bourbon Experience

Why visit:

Kentucky is famous for Bourbon. Here is a place to come an learn the facts and history of Kentucky's contribution. What is required to make bourbon? Why can it only be made in Kentucky? Come here and get your facts straight

a day,varies,just show up option
at 528 W Main St


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Evan Williams Bourbon Experience, a tour attraction in Louisville United States

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