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Review of Churchill Downs

Churchill Downs
Ranked #3 of 191 things to do in Louisville
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Owner description: This beautiful racetrack has been the home of the Kentucky Derby since 1875.
Reviewed January 22, 2012

The Oaks (the day before Derby) is the Local's day at the track. Don't be confused by the term "locals", this day is even fancier that Derby Day and more controlled. The "Rich and Famous" and movie stars are there along with the local folks of Louisville. It is an absolutely great time

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Reviewed January 19, 2012

My brother and I have made it a yearly trek to go to Churchill Downs for our birthday (which is the same day in different years). It is always an enjoyable day and I would recommend it to anyone visiting the Louisville area.

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Reviewed January 17, 2012

Pleasant way to spend a day. Very pleasant, accommodating & hospitable staff.

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Reviewed January 14, 2012

Home of the Kentucky Derby - what else needs to be said.

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Reviewed January 14, 2012

The actual grounds and museum are pretty cool to see. They are well kept and get decorated for holidays.

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