September 27th and October 5th, 2010
In celebration of the World Equestrian Games, the Kentucky Derby Museum will be open for extended hours until 9:00 p.m. EST for two nights during the games (The Museum will be open regular hours for the rest of the time during the games. For hours and admission click here).
We will be offering an exclusive Dusk at the Downs Tour on these two nights which will be a 1 ½ hour guided walking tour of Churchill Downs. During this tour of historic Churchill Downs you be treated to the exclusive behind the scenes areas with stops in the Jockeys' Quarters, Millionaires' Row, and the Press Box. The premiere stop will be on the balcony off of the Turf Club, overlooking the Twin Spires. During this stop, one of the exquisite and coveted Kentucky Derby Trophy’s will be present for a photo opportunity, with the historic Twin Spires lit in the background. The price for this tour is $20 per person, plus admission to the Kentucky Derby Museum. (Admission - $12 Adult; $11 Senior, $10 Students (13-18), $5 Children (5-12), under 5 free)
The Dusk at the Downs Tour is limited to 15 guests and will depart every half hour starting at 5:30 p.m. with the last tour departing at 7:30 p.m. Reservations are recommended. To make a reservation, please call 502-637-1111 ext 220.