Less than 2 hours from Indianapolis, come experience the most dynamic and unique celebration known worldwide as the "Greatest Two Minutes in Sports" and mark off this bucket list experience!


Monday, October 22 - Saturday, October 27

General Admission Experience

$12/ADULT (15+), $7/CHILD (5-14)

Includes a 30-minute guided Historic Walking Tour of Churchill Downs Racetrack, viewing of our film "The Greatest Race" and access to our two floors of hands on exhibits.

Please allow 1.5-2 hours for your general admission visit.

Sundays: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday - Saturday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.



Barn & Backside Van Tour

Enjoy this 1-hour guided van tour of the exclusive backside barn area of Churchill Downs Racetrack. This is your opportunity to experience the Backside of Churchill Downs with a tour only offered to Kentucky Derby Museum guests! See areas of the track closed to the general public where Thoroughbreds live and train.


Backstretch Breakfast Tour

Enjoy a one-of-a-kind experience with a private backside tour of Churchill Downs Racetrack. Your group will get a behind-the-scenes look at the world of Thoroughbred racing at the historic racetrack, including a look at the barns and stalls that hold more than 1,400 horses during the height of racing season. Have breakfast at the track kitchen, watch horses training railside and learn about daily life at the track.



Jennifer Riddell | Group Tour Sales Manager | jriddell@derbymuseum.org | (502) 992-5919