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Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory

800 W Main St, Louisville, KY 40202-2620
+1 877-775-8443
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Loved it!

I am not a baseball fan but I still found this place to be fun and interesting. The tour is the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Interesting tour

I'm not really into baseball, but enjoyed seeing the factory tour to see how the different types of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Clarksville, Maryland
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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: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
800 W Main St, Louisville, KY 40202-2620
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am not a baseball fan but I still found this place to be fun and interesting. The tour is the perfect length and the museum part of it was just the right size. They seem to run tours every 15mins or so. I was...More

Thank travelmiamor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm not really into baseball, but enjoyed seeing the factory tour to see how the different types of bats are made. I had never thought about the different types and finishes of baseball bats. The museum portion was well done, but definitely for those who...More

Thank jss697
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was on our list of places to go to for fall break. Although we live only 30 minutes away we never got it into our schedule until now. The tour was more than what we expected. The Lego exhibit was amazing, the movie was...More

Thank Tammy F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family really enjoyed this tour. We’ve done a lot of factory tours and not many allow you right on the factory floor. This is one that does. It feels very intimate. Several of the employees chatted with us and it didn’t feel too corporate....More

Thank rmssquared
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must visit for any fan of baseball. I did not realize there were so many historical artifacts here. I was able to hold game used bats of Albert Pujols, Ken Griffey Jr, and many more. I knew how bats were made but...More

Thank Douglas R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a neat place and history. Louisville slugger wooden bat Used one when I was a boy playing baseball. The crack of the wooden bat is a vital part of the game unlike the clink of a metal bat if today. Kids sure have no...More

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very cool tour! I learned a lot about baseball bats in 30 minutes, I enjoyed it and I am not really a sports fan.

Thank Ashley S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely worth the stop-and the walk down looking at all the commemorative plates/bats along the way down the street. The tour is amazing and museum store is excellent yet a bit pricey. The personalized bats are a must for kids.. very unique and enjoyable visit....More

Thank eagledemps
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cool place. If you are a fan of baseball, you'll love this place. Watch them make bats by hand. Easy to find. Just look for the giant baseball bat leaning against the side of building.

Thank dcb95sol
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place to visit and take a tour to see how the bats are made. A good option to take kids or grandkids if you are visiting.

Thank drastler
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Margie F
December 3, 2017|
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Response from gaw2012 | Reviewed this property |
If you go after 6 it is half price. The only difference after 6 is that the factory is not fully functioning at that time. Many of the workers are gone home by then. But you save a lot by going in the evening.
Karleen K
October 8, 2017|
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Response from Repsol_SP | Reviewed this property |
Not really sure - I would suggest calling ahead first.
Scot D
August 26, 2017|
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Response from Irishtiger525 | Reviewed this property |
You can find parking but you may have to use a meter. There's no charge to get into the store. AAA discount for full tour. I assume the batting cages are somewhere out of sight. Didn't see a lot of softball items. Everyone... More