Kentucky – Horses, History, and Bourbon

From the Kentucky Derby to Kentucky Bluegrass, dive into the culture of the Bluegrass State. Visit whiskey and baseball museums to learn more about Kentucky history.

Duration
8 Days /7 Nights

Group size

Customization
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Explore the Kentucky Derby Museum and learn about Kentucky Bluegrass as you travel through the Horse Capital of the World!

Kentucky history is full of thoroughbreds and bourbon, but there is so much more to Kentucky. Tour historic sites and museums to get a better picture of the Bluegrass State.
Highlights include:
  • Thoroughbred Center.
  • Kentucky Horse Park
  • Visit the Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill.
  • A relaxing ride aboard Shaker Village’s 115-passenger riverboat
  • My Old Kentucky Home State Park 
  • A guided riding tour of Historic Bardstown
  • Visit to St. de Paul Vincent Church at Sisters of Charity of Nazareth Campus
  • Visit the Oscar Getz Museum of Whiskey
  • Visit the Old County Jail at the Old Nelson County Jail property
  • Tour Heaven Hill Distilleries and Bourbon Heritage Center
  • Visit The Kentucky Derby Museum
  • Tour at the Evan Williams Experience.
  • Visit the Frazier History Museum
  • Visit the Louisville Slugger Museum
  • Discover the history of pottery and paint your own piece of art at Louisville Stoneware
  • Visit the Louisville Jack ‘O’ Lantern Spectacular
  • Visit the Muhammed Ali Center
  • Visit the Museum for the American Printing House for the Blind
  • Tour of the Trans Allegheny Lunatic Asylum
  • Tour and tasting at the Lambert’s Winery

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