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Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory

Closed Now: 09:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Great Place to check out!

Cool place. Go on a tour of the museum and see all the greats in life size. Kids get to practice... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2013
New Jersey
A Must for Baseball Fans

Having grown up a fan of baseball, I had to stop in at the Slugger Museum. I wasn't... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2013
Gatlinburg, Tennessee
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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...more
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800 W Main St, Louisville, KY 40202-2620
+1 877-775-8443
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Reviewed 8 January 2013

Cool place. Go on a tour of the museum and see all the greats in life size. Kids get to practice hit and a coloring area for the little one. Photo Op with Mickey Mantel Bat. had to wear gloves for this pricey bat. They...More

Date of experience: August 2012
1  Thank TipsonRoadTripping
Reviewed 7 January 2013

Having grown up a fan of baseball, I had to stop in at the Slugger Museum. I wasn't disappointed. You're greeted at the entrance to the museum by a massive steel baseball bat. Take the time to read the plaque describing it and you'll appreciate...More

Date of experience: December 2012
3  Thank Phinzup
Reviewed 6 January 2013

When I walked in the door, there wasn't anyone at the desk to explain the tour times, etc. I had been there before so I wasn't totally disappointed that I didn't get a tour. I walked around outside & was able to see much of...More

Date of experience: December 2012
Thank IAwildrose
Reviewed 5 January 2013

If you love baseball, you will go nuts here. There is a museum with lots of baseball memorabilia. You can take a tour through the most famous bat factory in the world. You will be amazed at what it takes to make a quality wood...More

Date of experience: January 2013
1  Thank SueGtoo
Reviewed 5 January 2013

Great baseball history in the museum, and watching bats being made was fun. Anyone should enjoy it, but it is a must for baseball fans.

Date of experience: December 2012
Thank rpmc47
Reviewed 5 January 2013

Even though I'm not that interested in baseball, I enjoyed it. The tour was great, the exhibits were informative. We got souvenir mini-bats. :D

Date of experience: December 2012
1  Thank eljefe20
Reviewed 4 January 2013

We stopped at the slugger Museum on our way home from a Florida trip in October. We are baseball fans but did not know a lot about bats and how they made them. When I heard that there was a tour, I expected it to...More

Date of experience: October 2012
2  Thank ej9718
Reviewed 2 January 2013

If you like baseball, or just interested in how stuff is made, you'll have a good time at the Louisville Slugger Museum. You'll leave impressed with the craftsmanship involved in the simple baseball bat after the 30 minute tour. If you're a die-hard baseball fanatic...More

Date of experience: December 2012
Thank L K
Reviewed 2 January 2013

Coming from Australia, we know nothing about baseball. Went on this tour because we saw it on television. Was still very interesting even due to our lack of knowledge and you get a free mini bat on the way out. Staff in the souvenir shop...More

Date of experience: April 2012
1  Thank bookmarks42
LouisvilleSluggerMus, Museum Director at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2013

Dear bookmarks42 -- Thank you for taking the time to review us. We love to hear from non-baseball fans who enjoy the experience too! Our apologies for letting you down in our store. We'd like to know more details about what happened so we can...More

Reviewed 1 January 2013

I have always enjoyed watching real things being made, and this is one of few remaining places to do so. These guys are really obsessed with the bats!

Date of experience: December 2012
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19 November 2018|
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Response from duboisb2016 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure we went with a group of 80+ and got a group rate. Besides looking at their website you might try the Louisville Chamber of Commerce for any promo's that they might be aware of.
24 August 2018|
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Response from iceman1947 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can. It’s right off the lobby.
29 July 2018|
Response from Amy B | Reviewed this property |
I believe Maple and Birch.