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West Main Historic District

West Main Street, Louisville, KY
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Pleasant Downtown walk

There are numerous interesting buildings (Check out the monster HUMANA building) and museums... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jan P
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Racine, Wisconsin
Louisville Charm

This is a pleasant place to spend some time on a summer day. There are several museums and some... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2017
John K
,
Corydon, Indiana
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good48%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“fun area” (2 reviews)
“street art” (2 reviews)
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West Main Street, Louisville, KY
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1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are numerous interesting buildings (Check out the monster HUMANA building) and museums. Along the river there are scenic areas to walk. Although it was a week day, it didn't feel crowded or too busy...quite pleasant.

Thank Jan P
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This is a pleasant place to spend some time on a summer day. There are several museums and some very nice restaurants. My wife works in Louisville. So we've spent some time walking around. I'm glad Louisville takes some pride in their past. They make...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 1 April 2017

I was walking about here when I was looking for something to do before my time at the Louisville Slugger tour was going to start and had a nice walk around Main Street and saw some of the plaques of old baseball sluggers and street...More

Thank James A
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Louisville has made a very nice effort to preserve their historic storefronts on West Main St., although most of the buildings are still vacant and some are just facades with literally nothing behind them. Lots of construction and remodeling going on but that is behind...More

Thank moorejjbb
Reviewed 25 February 2017

We had no idea that this district had anything to offer until we went to the Slugger Museum. Leaving there, we started walking up the street and wow! This district offers one of only two historical districts in the US with the most numbers of...More

1  Thank Scottygirl329
Reviewed 27 December 2016

A Nice part of town that we strolled through on a pleasant Sunday afternoon. A lot of different attractions from Museums, Breweries, Distilleries, Restaurants & quirky street furniture ! Loved the Baseball walk of fame , pity there wasn't a few more ? Lot of...More

Thank Skeney57
Reviewed 10 November 2016

This may be nice in a few years after they finish the renovations. Right now there isn't much to see.

Thank trvladdict
Reviewed 6 October 2016

There are a lot of really nice things to see and do here. Good restaurants. Worth the visit. When I was there a lot of construction was going on around that took away a little...but it will be even better when done.

Thank cubfaninco
Reviewed 21 September 2016

In the general area and did a lot of walking and sightseeing. From Jim Beam Urban Stillhouse, Evan Williams Experience, Louisvuille Slugger Museum, Lunch at Troll Pub Under the Bridge, Dinner at BBC (Bluegrass Brewing Co). Lots of interesting architecutre and photo ops - but...More

2  Thank JackR46
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We had some time during the day on a Sunday visit to explore, and we took a Uber from the airport area for about $12. We had the driver drop us off at the Great Lawn, but I wouldn't recommend that. It was trashed from...More

Thank Monique H
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