Directions to the Kentucky Derby Museum

Located at 704 Central Avenue, Louisville, KY 40208

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**A wave of continuous work along the I-65 corridor will lead to intermittent closures on several Downtown Louisville streets through the end of the project in late 2016. Closures are not continuous and will be shifting as work dictates. Signed detours will be in place during full closures. The majority of work on streets south of Main Street concluded when the new Abraham Lincoln Bridge opened to traffic in December 2015, with occasional closures to follow. See traffic updates by clinking the link above.**

From Nashville:
 Take I-65 North to 264 West. Exit at the Taylor Boulevard Exit. Take a right on Taylor Boulevard and the fifth light is Central Avenue. Take a right on Central Avenue, the Museum and Churchill Downs Racetrack will be on the right.

From Lexington:
 64 West to 264 West. 
Exit at the Taylor Boulevard Exit. Take a right on Taylor Boulevard and the fifth light is Central Avenue. Take a right on Central Avenue, the Museum and Churchill Downs Racetrack will be on the right.

From Cincinnati:
 I-71 South to 264 West. Pass the Airport. Exit at the Taylor Boulevard Exit. Take a right on Taylor Boulevard and the fifth light is Central Avenue. Take a right on Central Avenue, the Museum and Churchill Downs Racetrack will be on the right.

From Indianapolis/Downtown Louisville: 
From I-65 take Exit 132- Crittenden Drive. Turn right on Crittenden Drive. Then turn right on Central Ave. The Museum is approximately 1.6 miles from the expressway on your left-hand side near Gate 1 of Churchill Downs Racetrack.


Kentucky Derby Museum Parking Information:

Download the detailed parking map.

Parking is available in front of the Museum**. On race days during the Churchill Downs Racetrack meets, there will be a charge for parking in this lot. View the racing calendar.