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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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Historic Walking Tour

30 minutes

Free with Museum Admission

Available year-round (some restrictions apply)

Guided tour of general admission areas of Churchill Downs

No reservation needed

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Inside the Gates Walking Tour

1 hour 15 minutes

$11.00 per person (children 4 and under FREE)

Museum Admission Required

Not available during Churchill Downs Race meet

Guided tour of exclusive areas of Churchill Downs

Reservations recommended

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Twilight Tour

1 hour 30 minutes

$15.00 per person

Available the 3rd Thursday of every month (except October)

Guided evening tour of exclusive areas of Churchill Downs

Reservations required

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Barn and Backside Van Tour

1 hour

$11.00 per person (ages 5 and up only)

Museum Admission Required

(Not running during winter months)

Available March 15 - November 30 (some restrictions apply)

Guided van tour of the barn area of Churchill Downs

Reservations recommended

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Horses & Haunts Tour

1 hour 30 minutes

$15.00 per person

Available in October only

Guided spooky, evening tour of exclusive areas of Churchill Downs

Reservations required

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Mint Julep Tours

Louisville City Tours - Horses & Hooch
Discover the Best of Louisville by letting Mint Julep Tours guide you through the incredible sights & historical attractions. They will introduce you to the home of Bourbon, Horses, and the history of America’s 16th largest city, with the introduction of the Horses & Hooch tours.

Horses Tours: 9am -12pm on Wednesday & Thursday

Tour Highlights: Enjoy a guided tour of the city, highlighting the Falls of the Ohio, Whiskey Row, Cast Iron District, NuLu, Louisville Slugger Museum, Museum Row featuring the Muhammad Ali Center, Victorian Homes in Old Louisville, and Waterfront Park. This three-hour tour experience includes a visit to The Kentucky Derby Museum and tour of Churchill Downs (home of the most famous horse race in America – the Kentucky Derby).

More information & tickets available at www.mintjuleptours.com or 502-583-1433

 

Call (502) 637-1111 ext 220 for tour reservations.

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.

 

Group Discounts:

Bringing a group of 15 or more? Click here for Group Tour information.

 

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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