List of attractions and events in Louisville, Kentucky

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The Louisville Clock, featuring various elements of Louisville and Kentucky culture as well as a mechanical horse race

This is a list of visitor attractions and annual events in the Louisville metropolitan area.

Annual festivals and other events[edit]

View of the Forecastle Festival on the Belvedere

Distinctive locales[edit]

The Conrad-Caldwell House at St James Court and Magnolia Avenue in Old Louisville

Historic properties[edit]

See also: History of Louisville, Kentucky
The Belle of Louisville still serves as the symbol of Louisville. She will celebrate her 100th birthday in 2014.

National Register of Historic Places listings[edit]

Museums, galleries and interpretive centers[edit]

This list may contain repeats from other sections so that a complete list of Louisville area museums can be shown in one spot.

Art[edit]

Regional history[edit]

See also: History of Louisville, Kentucky and History of Kentucky
Entrance to the Kentucky Science Center

More regional historical collections can be found at the Louisville Free Public Library and the University of Louisville.

U.S. and world history[edit]

Front facade of the Frazier History Museum

Other subjects[edit]

Parks and other outdoor attractions[edit]

See also: City of Parks and List of parks in Louisville, Kentucky
The Louisville Waterfront Park exhibits rolling hills, spacious lawns and walking paths on Louisville's waterfront in the downtown area

Louisville is home to many spacious city parks, several designed by Frederick Law Olmsted, as well as forested areas, trails and other outdoor attractions; distinctive examples include:

Shows and performing arts[edit]

See also: Performing arts in Louisville, Kentucky, Theatres of Louisville and Theater in Kentucky

This list may contain repeats from other sections so that a complete list of Louisville area shows and performing arts venues and events can be shown in one spot.

Sports-related attractions and venues[edit]

See also: Sports in Louisville, Kentucky

References[edit]

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