Kentucky Tourism
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Region North Central Kentucky

Louisville – We’ve Got It! Experience thoroughbred racing at the world-famous Churchill Downs – home of the legendary Kentucky Derby or visit the Kentucky Derby Museum year-round. During the Kentucky Derby Festival watch Thunder Over Louisville, the world’s largest fireworks display; or attend the Great steamboat Race; Pegasus Parade and more than 70 other family events. Downtown explore America’s favorite pastime at the Louisville Slugger Museum or visit the Louisville Science Center and the area’s only IMAX Theater. Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom offers fun for the whole family. New attractions include the Louisville Zoo’s Gorilla Forest and the Extreme Park for bikers, boarders and bladers. Enjoy one of the country’s most vibrant arts communities. Broadway shows, the Speed Art Museum, Glassworks, nationally renowned Actors Theatre of Louisville, as well as orchestra, ballet, opera and more. Louisville has over 90 attractions, affordable hotels and abundant shopping and dinning opportunities to complete your getaway. Call 1-888-LOUISVILLE (888-568-4784), or visit, for a free Official Visitors Guide, plus awesome package deals.