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Frazier History Museum

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great way to learn the history of Louisville

This is a great place to find out the part Louisville has played in the history of our country. The... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Mike T
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Louisville, Kentucky
Could have spent more time

This was an interesting museum including the building. The miniature collection will blow your... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
marshal486
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Kalamazoo, United States
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The Frazier History Museum is a world-class museum that provides an unforgettable journey through history with ever-changing and interactive exhibits, daily performances by costumed interpreters and engaging special events and programs. To...more
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829 W Main St, Louisville, KY 40202-2619
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a great place to find out the part Louisville has played in the history of our country. The history of why its is here at the falls, the history of Bourbon of course, and all the contributions from residents of Louisville. For someone...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mike T
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was an interesting museum including the building. The miniature collection will blow your mind! Plan to spend at least half a day to take in all the exhibits. The "shows" are also worth attending, especially if you have children.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank marshal486
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum seems to be brand new, they must have just redid it. It was really nice and all of the exhibits were pretty interesting. I think they rotate exhibits so I would check and see what exhibits they have before going to see if...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank elysebower1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They had a great film showcasing Kentucky & it really made us want to move to Kentucky. HOWEVER. This is not the same great Frazier Museum that we went to in 2018 with so many great exhibits we wanted to be there for 3 days...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sandy305
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Refurbished since our last vist. Open and airy, displays are modern and easy to walk through. Children will find a canoe to sit in, fish to catch, toy soldier miniatures and much more. Make to sure to stay for the movie on the first floor....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank G M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Gone is the Tower of London historical artifacts and in its place is the history of Bourbon and a Lewis and Clark exhibit. The third floor is brighter and airier yet it feels like empty, waisted space. They do have a large exhibit of toy...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is a nice, small Museum. There are many main stay items to see and read about. Every few months, they have a special event. So check their calendar of events

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kfhoward09
Reviewed February 13, 2019

We came to view the Bourbon exhibit and found it informative, fascinating, and all-around fun. Give yourself time to explore the history behind the bourbons--it was exciting to see so many relics from the past that contributed to today's industry. There is also a store...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank foodie473
Reviewed February 7, 2019

The vanity project of one O.B. Frazier--- who inherited old-money wealth, and who had the right U.K. (not the Lexington one) connections to wangle a loan of historic Brit armaments."Positioned", expressly, at first as a showcase for arms, the place was "rebranded" in the wake...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank hoosiergent2018
Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

Our kids loved the interactive Lewis & Clark exhibit. We all found the Kentucky Show a great way to learn about the state. And if you’re a bourbon fan, be sure to tour the Spirit of Kentucky exhibit that tells the story of Scotch Irish...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Joyce F
March 3, 2019|
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Response from I2096XKsusand | Reviewed this property |
I think they are both doable in 1 day. The Ali Center is smaller, so there's less to see. When my husband & myself travel, we try to do 2 activities a day, separated by lunch & we're seniors too. Good luck w/ your... More
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In my opinion, Fraziermuseum website is much friendlier than TripAdvisor to navigate. That being said - $12 adult ticket
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