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Muhammad Ali Center

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144 N. Sixth Street, Louisville, KY 40202
+1 502-584-9254
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Repetitive Tour

Immense amount of material covering the life and career of Muhammad Ali, covering 3 floors of this... read more

Reviewed October 17, 2016
Louisville, Kentucky
History of the Greatest and his Legacy

This center covers the life of Muhammad Ali and the core principles that guided him as an adult... read more

Reviewed October 17, 2016
Annette A
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Located in the heart of historic downtown Louisville, Kentucky, the Muhammad Ali Center is a cultural attraction and international education center inspired by the ideals of hometown hero Muhammad Ali. The Ali Center features 2 levels of award-winning exhibits, a five-screen orientation theater film, historic Civil Rights era media footage, video of Ali fights, interactive boxing fun, two art galleries, children's Hope and Dream wall, meeting and event space, retail store and more.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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144 N. Sixth Street, Louisville, KY 40202
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+1 502-584-9254
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Reviewed October 17, 2016

Immense amount of material covering the life and career of Muhammad Ali, covering 3 floors of this large building. However there was much repetition from floor to floor as one descended through the tour path.

Thank Reggie005
Reviewed October 17, 2016

This center covers the life of Muhammad Ali and the core principles that guided him as an adult. On the top floor you watch a film that covers his early life, boxing career and then his life after boxing. You do not have to be...More

Thank Annette A
Reviewed October 17, 2016

There is a lot to see and more to read!!! Some memorabilia but maybe not as much as some would expect. I enjoyed seeing so many things from his life and all the videos and learning about all the little stories they tell throughout the...More

Thank allthatdrama418
Reviewed October 16, 2016

This facility was great. Seeing all the films and listening to the tapes brought back a lot of my childhood memories of him. Sitting with my father listening to the fights. Seeing the films and knowing how much he cared for his beliefs and people...More

Thank gmh5952185
Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

If you are a fan or not this is a must stop if you are interested in the city of Louisville. Ali plays a big part in the history of the city and the world.

Thank Donald B
Reviewed October 12, 2016

The Muhammad Ali Center is a great tribute to a great man. I loved the exhibits and how the showed his relationship to what was going on in his life. A must see!

Thank K1970RJjamesb
Reviewed October 12, 2016

Even if you don't like boxing, this museum is a must! It's very interactive and informative not just of his life, but of the time. When you get there, head all the way up the escalator to the theater and watch the short video. There...More

Thank Traci H
Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

Even if your are not a boxing fan you'll still enjoy a visit to the Ali Centre. You might ask why I didn't give it 5 stars? 2 reasons (1) I'm not a fan of boxing & (2) Ali didn't end the Peabody Ducks farce...More

Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed October 5, 2016

This is a wonderful center if you are a boxing fan as it houses an unending wealth of information. Start with the short intro video and go from there. We spent over an hour but I could see a fan watching old boxing films and...More

Thank csisti11
Reviewed October 4, 2016

Visited on a Sunday afternoon and found it to be both informative and interesting. They have a video at the beginning which is a short biography and exhibits that highlight various aspects of his life including his adoption of the Muslim faith, refusal to serve...More

Thank Carlos D
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September 25, 2017|
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Response from Rob Q | Reviewed this property |
No RV parking, the Muhammad Ali Center is downtown and RV parking is not available. My suggestion would be to park elsewhere and Uber to the center.
July 7, 2017|
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Response from matt m | Reviewed this property |
We bought ours at the door. Probably a good idea to buy in advance,as large groups are possible to be there.
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February 19, 2017|
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Response from GAaron | Reviewed this property |
2-3 hours would be perfect. There's interactive parts and videos you'll want to enjoy