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Kentucky Derby Museum


Guest Services:

The Museum and the Historic Walking Tour are wheelchair accessible.


An induction loop is available for the hard of hearing. If requested at least 10 days prior to your visit, the Museum will provide a sign language interpreter.

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Horses & Haunts Tour

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Horses & Haunts Tour

Let this tour take you back in time to visit the spirits on the darker side of the track. Hear stories of legends and lore as you are guided from the Kentucky Derby Museum’s cemetery to the sixth floor of Churchill Downs. The tour runs every Thursday in October and lasts for an hour and a half.


October 2014

$15 per person


October 2, 9, 16, 23, 28 - 30

**Tour SOLD OUT: October 28-30

Tour departs at 7 p.m.


Please note: Be sure to arrive about 10 minutes prior to tour time to allow time to park and take care of admission, tours will leave promptly at times listed above.


All times shown are in Eastern Time.



Tour Reservations

Reservations are required at least 24 hours in advance for this tour. Call (502) 637-1111 ext 220 to make a reservation. Advanced booking for all Kentucky Derby Museum tours are available with a credit card to hold your reservation. We require 24 hours notice, prior to tour departure time, for any and all reservation cancellations. Any cancellations under the 24 hours notice will be charged for reservations in full.



Please Note: Due to the nature of the operation of a race track and live Thoroughbred racing, these tours can be cancelled at any time.  If you have prepaid for your tour, your money will be refunded.

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