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Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory

800 W Main St, Louisville, KY 40202-2620
+1 877-775-8443
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Just a fun and unusual place to visit

Interesting exhibits if you are a baseball fan and even if you are not a baseball fan. Yes they do... read more

Reviewed today
jerrye59
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Perry Hall, MD
Baseball At It's Best

The Museum is amazing.Loved watching them create the bats on the huge machines and learn the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Patti M
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Batter up! It takes a special place to craft the #1 Bat in Major League Baseball. At Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, experience history-in-the-making as you stroll through the actual factory where world-famous Louisville Slugger bats are created. The award-winning factory tour is a highlight of the visit here, but there's plenty more to enjoy along with it. Admire the World's Biggest Bat - stretching 120 feet into the sky. Hold bats actually used by baseball superstars like Mickey Mantle, Johnny Bench, Cal Ripken Jr. And Derek Jeter. Face down a 90-mph fastball hurled by a major league pitcher. Count the homerun notches Babe Ruth carved into his Louisville Slugger bat for every home run he hit with it. Step into the batting cages and take some swings with a replica model of your hero's bat. Guests even get a free miniature souvenir bat at the end of the factory tour. You can even create a bat with your own name on it, just like the pros. They make great gifts for all kinds of special occasions, from newborn babies, to groomsmen gifts, to team trophies and more. The museum store is also loaded with lots of sporty merchandise for every budget. Be sure to swing by! Please visit our official website for up-to-date hours and admission prices.
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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800 W Main St, Louisville, KY 40202-2620
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+1 877-775-8443
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Reviewed today

Interesting exhibits if you are a baseball fan and even if you are not a baseball fan. Yes they do make baseball bats here. It was a very interesting tour.

Thank jerrye59
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Museum is amazing.Loved watching them create the bats on the huge machines and learn the history and how the ballplayers order special bats to be made for themselves. A lifelike ball field is inside along with tons of history. Of course, there is a...More

Thank Patti M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited the museum a few days before the eclipse to get the special edition eclipse bat. The factory tour was super informative and kept the attention of our 9 year old son. We did the batting cages too. The video shown in the theatre...More

Thank mrsgfive
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Affordable prices for admission! Tours last about 30 minutes. At the end, everyone walks away with a mini bat! The exhibits were really cool! Our kids loved the Legos exhibit! Definitely a must visit when in Louisville!

Thank DGJPTexan
Reviewed 3 days ago

Informative film prior to guided tour. Tour guide was very knowledgeable. Complementary souvenir mini bat for each tour participant. Well stocked gift shop. Only downside was no photos were allowed in the factory part of the tour. Well worth the entrance fee.

Thank oliverp589
Reviewed 4 days ago

We really enjoyed our visit. Our tour guide was excellent on the factory tour and we learned a lot. Then we checked out the rest of the place. Super baseball artifacts and just fun to be at a place with baseball fans everywhere. Highly recommended...More

Thank jtdriver
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Cool place to stop, interesting all the different bat types and designs. Lots of interesting history. Some cool exhibits and legó displays. The factory tour was worth it. Amazing how many bats they make and how the business started... butter churns? I don't think so....More

Thank D S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Interesting, fun, informative tour. great movie about baseball. Chances for kids to bat and pitch. Great place for a family outing.

Thank David J. W
Reviewed 4 days ago

Take the tour and see a brief history of bat making from the hand lathe and calipers to the modern computerized automated system. You can handle the different styles of bats from the old 20s style up to modern professional bats. I found it riveting...More

Thank flowergrowerDee
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Spent a few hours here. It was a lovely few hours and the kids loved it. Thankfully this was stroller accessible which was a lifesaver with our two year old. It was great to see both the old and new ways they make the bats...More

Thank Cliftonduo925
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Beth S
25 July 2017|
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Response from Lucy E | Property representative |
Hi there! The guided factory takes 30 - 35 minutes. However, we suggest planning to spend 60-90 minutes here, so you have plenty of time to explore the main and small galleries, check out our hands on exhibits, and take a... More
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Trevor E
10 June 2017|
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Response from Tristan B | Reviewed this property |
Yes. No clothing restrictions.
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Marvin W
12 May 2017|
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Response from Lucy E | Property representative |
Hi Marvin! Adult tickets are $14, Seniors (60+) are $13, Children (6-12) are $8, and Children under 5 are free! Feel free to check our website to see if we're running any sort of specials or promotions as well!
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