Our Kentucky Derby 147 champion is Medina Spirit! Whether a participant or a fan, it’s clear that the close to 52,000 spectators were grateful to be at Churchill Downs on the first Saturday in May for the world’s Greatest Race, the Kentucky Derby.
This special offer includes full access to the Museum where you will explore the Black Heritage in Racing exhibit, as well as attend a live performance of Proud of My Calling, which brings to life Black jockeys and horsemen in the sport of Thoroughbred Racing.
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Barry Northern discusses his lifelong love for Churchill Downs and Thoroughbred horse racing.
Plan your visit today to see Right to Ride, a new exhibit highlighting the careers of the female pioneers in the horseracing industry.
Treat yourself to an exclusive tour of Churchill Downs Racetrack. Starting at $15 per person, we offer tours for every budget, including VIP experiences! Our tours are a safe option that follow state and federal health guidelines.
Nestled inside the Mecca of Horse Racing... the Kentucky Derby Museum! If you love the Sport of Kings this is an absolute must!!! It creatively displays the history of Churchill Downs, the Derby and the multitude of Derby winners and the jockeys. It starts off with a fantastic and immersive movie experience and includes a tour of the track. To enjoy and take in all it has to offer, give yourself 2 hours. Very reasonably priced.