Discover Downtown Louisville
Louisville home to unique museums, legendary sports
hen you think of Louisville, what comes to mind? Baseball bats? Horse racing? Add museums, great restaurants, a vibrant nightlife, and plenty of family activities and you've scratched the surface of this classic American city. Begin your visit here with a fine breakfast at one of Louisville's diverse cafes or restaurants. Then it's time to learn about the city's history and its impact on the world. The Kentucky Derby Museum traces the early days up to the current details of this great horse race, held at Churchill Downs since 1875. The Kentucky Railway Museum offers a glimpse into the role trains have played in shaping the state and region. You'll find many outdoor activities in Louisville, including the Long Run Golf Course and the Louisville Zoo. One of the more popular sites to visit here is the Louisville Slugger Museum and Factory, where you can see how one of the world's legendary brands of baseball bats is made and learn about its long history. Another sports attraction is the Muhammad Ali Center, which celebrates the life, legacy, and global initiatives of the legendary boxing champ. Car buffs won't want to miss the National Corvette Museum. And check this one out, the Schmidt Museum of Coca-Cola Memorabilia, where you're sure to spark some memories linked to this ubiquitous soft drink. You'll also find the Thomas Edison House in Louisville and families will enjoy the Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom theme park. How about a riverboat cruise?
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“We made our first visit to The Cafe on Saturday. We had heard much about the restaurant and we weren't disappointed at all. We'll be back.”
“Only THEE best fried chicken, meatloaf, corn bread, greens, ice tea.......... BEST FOOD in Louisville!”
“My family went there and had a chicken,Bacon,ranch pizza it was absolutely amazing!! We have been back since and had the ultra meat pizza..also awesome, and they definitely don't skimp on the toppings. We will be going b... ”
“I would have rated this a 4 but there are subtle areas that are not quite there; an example, the waitresses are good, but seem unsure and not suggestive as to their offerings, the menu does not offer a variety of wheat ... ”
“visited your place today. have you people ever been aware of salt and pepper shakers? they have been around for some time versus what you folks put on the table. never cease to be amazed the customers the customers come... ”
“I went there today to tryout Thai Food. I love Chinese and Japanese food so I wanted to compare the experience. the food was very good. The service was "so -so" But the Cost/ Value was NOT Good.
I paid $15.32 for my ... ”
“Had a 50th Anniversary party there yesterday and would highly recomend Edesia Gardens.Food was delicious and plentiful.Plan your next event at Edesia Gardens.They also have Sunday Morning Brunch every Sunday.The deliciou... ”
“They arbitrarily have STOPPED honoring BUT ARe STiLL selling Restaurant.com certificates on line. They have NOT CANCELLED their contract with Restaurant.com and they are totally unaware they are doing this. They cannot... ”
“Great neighborhood place. We are there ALL the time. It is like cheers only better.”
“Great place to eat. I would recommend the miss kitty special two years of great awesome food and great staff owner is very customer oriented”