Kentucky Derby Museum

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Jockey Silks and Video of Derby Photo 13
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704 Central Avenue
Louisville KY 40208

Every Day is Derby Day at Kentucky Derby Museum!

The Kentucky Derby Museum is one of the premier attractions in Louisville celebrating the tradition, history, hospitality and pride of the world-renowned event that is the Kentucky Derby. As the exclusive tour partner of Churchill Downs, explore the famous racetrack on a guided tour, experience two floors of family-friendly, interactive exhibits, and get your heart racing and emotions soaring watching “The Greatest Race,” an epic 18-minute movie in a 360°, 4K high resolution theater! Visit the stable and take pictures with the Museum’s Resident Thoroughbred and companion pony. Grab lunch inside the Derby Cafe Express and sip a famous Mint Julep. Stop in the Gift Shop to commemorate your visit with Kentucky Derby collectibles and gifts.

Plan your next event at Kentucky Derby Museum. Visit to learn about specialty tours at Churchill Downs, events, catering and more. 

General Information
  • Discount Rates Available
  • Guided Tours
  • Handicap Accessible
  • Military Rates