Museums
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Did you know that there are approximately 850 million visits to museums every year in America? They contribute $50 billion to the U.S. economy each year. If you think about how marvelous museums are, these numbers make sense. Museums can transport you to old worlds, future worlds, worlds you never thought you could be a part of.

If you’re looking to add some of those unknown worlds to your day, check out our list of museums in the area. They are all within driving distance and offer a variety of topics that will enchant every member of the family.
Conrad-Caldwell House Museum
Conrad-Caldwell House Museum

1402 Saint James Court
Louisville, KY 40208   Directions

(502) 636-5023

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Victorian aficionados are in heaven at the Conrad-Caldwell House Museum, aka, Conrad's Castle, located in the heart of Old Louisville. Ramble through the halls and history of the Victorian structure that has been lovingly restored back to life as the family home in 1908 when the Caldwell family lived there.

Frazier International History Museum
Frazier International History Museum

829 W Main St
Louisville, KY 40202   Directions

(502) 753-5663

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The Royal Armouries USA comes to life at the Frazier International History Museum. Everyday thousands of years of world changing history comes to life through costumed interpreters, interactive exhibits and engaging special events. You'll see amazing collections of American and international artifacts, and stand face-to-face with famous world leaders.

Louisville Slugger Museum
Louisville Slugger Museum

800 W Main St
Louisville, KY 40202   Directions

(877) 775-8443

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The Louisville Slugger Museum bats a home run when it comes to putting the Official Major League bat in the hands of the greatest baseball players of the game. You'll discover 3,000 feet of museum space rambling with famous sports memorabilia, attractions and cool baseball related merchandise. You can even pose for your very own baseball card!

Muhammad Ali Center
Muhammad Ali Center

144 N 6th St
Louisville, KY 40202   Directions

(502) 584-9254

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Find your inner greatness at the Muhammad Ali Center. Go toe to toe in the museum of boxing legend Muhammad Ali, born and raised in Louisville, Kentucky. Marvel in the midst of his cultural legacy as you travel through the interactive exhibits, attractions, and captivating multimedia presentations dedicated to promoting respect, hope and understanding, and inspiring everyone to be as great as they can be!

Portland Museum
Portland Museum

2308 Portland Ave
Louisville, KY 40212   Directions

(502) 776-7678

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Explore Louisville's river heritage at the Portland Museum. Discover the restored historic buildings of the Portland neighborhood, once an independent town. While you're exploring the museum, you'll see archaeology and art exhibits, and have the opportunity to attend heritage events and make handmade chapbooks on the museum's Beach Grove Letter Press.

Speed Art Museum
Speed Art Museum

2035 S 3rd St
Louisville, KY 40208   Directions

(502) 634-2700

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Get to know great art at the Speed Art Museum in Louisville. Discover a wide variety of artistic experiences that will have you changing speed from the galleries of great art to exciting special exhibitions and engagements with living artists.

Thomas Edison House
Thomas Edison House

729 E Washington St
Louisville, KY 40202   Directions

(502) 585-5247

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Pay homage to bright ideas at the Thomas Edison House located in Louisville, where a teenage Thomas Edison rented a room while he worked for Western Union in 1866. Marvel at the numerous exhibits highlighting some of his most famous inventions, including incandescent lamps, phonographs and early motion picture equipment. A visit here offers a look into history that you won't want to miss.

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