Best Louisville, KY Attractions

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    10. Frazier History Museum

    With 1,000 years' worth of artifacts and a full cast of costumed historical interpreters, the Frazier International History Museum brings significant historical events and eras to life right before your eyes. The...

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    8. Louisville Mega Cavern

    Some 17 miles of underground corridors pass beneath the city of Louisville, and the man-made Mega Cavern lets you visit some of them. The cavern started as a limestone mine in the 1930s, and today, you can see the...

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    7. Locust Grove

    Built around 1790, this Georgian mansion and National Historic Landmark was the former home of Revolutionary War hero General George Rogers Clark. Clark is also credited with the founding of Louisville.

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    6. Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom

    With more than 110 rides and attractions, this is the place for family entertainment and non-stop thrills. Spectacular new additions include the Road Runner Express, a family roller coaster with unexpected twists and...

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    5. Louisville Riverfront and Riverwalk

    Enjoy seven miles of scenic trails along the Ohio River from Fourth Street to Chickasaw Park. Beautiful landscape of water fountains, wooded forests and historic markers.

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    4. Cherokee Park

    Louisville's most visited park offers opportunities for fishing, horseback riding, softball, tennis, basketball, golf, bicycling, jogging and picnicking. Discover the beautiful spring wildflowers in the area of...

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    3. Louisville Slugger Museum

    A fascinating glimpse at an American classic. The company's 114-year history parallels the history of America's national pastime, and this museum provides an outstanding commentary on the development of the game of...

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    2. Kentucky Derby

    The Kentucky Derby features top-rated, three-year-old thoroughbred racehorses competing in "the run for the roses," a race that many regard as the most exciting two minutes in sports. This event dates back to 1875,...

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    1. Churchill Downs

    Home of the world-famous Kentucky Derby horse race, this track hosts gorgeous, well-trained thoroughbreds from the end of April to early July. The complex also features what's considered the world's largest equine...

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