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Kentucky Derby Museum

Schedule Your Visit:

To book a field trip, contact Ronnie Dreistadt at rdreistadt@derbymuseum.org

 

Before Your Visit:

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Churchill Downs 1937

Fun Fact: The Kentucky Derby is the oldest continuous sporting event in the United States.

 

Your Field Trip Includes...

Kentucky Derby Museum Field Trip


  • Your choice of our age-appropriate, core-curriculum driven Education Programs.
  • A Walking Tour of Churchill Downs*.
  • A visit with our Resident Thoroughbred and a miniature horse at the Museum Barn*.
  • A showing of The Greatest Race, our one-of-a-kind 360-degree, high-definition film.
  • Two floors of interactive exhibits
  • A fun learning experience!

*Weather Permitting


What will a field trip Cost?

November 1st - March 14th FREE ADMISSION for all students and youth groups in Kentucky and Clark, Floyd, Harrison and Washington counties in Indiana.

March 15th - October 31st Admission is $3.50 pp (PK-5th) and $5.00 pp (6th -12th) for all students and youth groups in Kentucky and Clark, Floyd, Harrison and Washington counties in Indiana.

Chaperone Pricing: Required chaperones are free at the ratio of 1 chaperone for every 4 students for PK-3rd and 1 chaperone for every 6 students for 4th-12th. Additional chaperones are $6.00 each.


Bus Subsidy: From November 1st - March 14th, JCPS and the Louisivlle Archdiocese schools are eligible for a $70 bus subsidy. You must request the funding when you schedule your field trip.

 

Ready to schedule your visit?

To book a field trip, contact Ronnie Dreistadt by calling (502) 992-5911, email rdreistadt@derbymuseum.org or use the convenient online booking form.

 

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