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  • Louisville: Antique Firearm Shooting with Expert Instructor

    1. Louisville: Antique Firearm Shooting with Expert Instructor

    Step back in time and discover the history of the flintlock pistol, along with the long rifle. Learn the history of these unique firearms and their role in America's westward expansion. With your expert instructor giving you a safety overview, choose between a Daniel Boone long rifle or a flintlock pistol. Try your hand at the range and load and shoot three rounds. If you are already experienced or looking for more of an adventure, bring out your inner-Alexander Hamilton and challenge a friend to a 17th-century style pistol duel. Whether a private shooting experience or an old-fashioned pistol duel with a friend, enjoy a hands-on history lesson in a safe environment with an expert instructor.

    Super fun and informational experience! Instructor was awesome and full of knowledge.

  • Louisville: Frazier Kentucky History Museum - Entry Ticket

    2. Louisville: Frazier Kentucky History Museum - Entry Ticket

    Explore the Frazier Kentucky History Museum located in downtown Louisville in a late 19th century, Chicago-style building. Start by exploring the collections that are spread over 3 floors including exhibits, an education center, Museum Store, and a small theater. See some really cool artifacts, from the bow and arrows of the famous Native American, Geronimo, to the original “Big Stick” of President Theodore Roosevelt, each piece is displayed with a thought-provoking story. Next, watch one of the multiple live performances which happen every day performed by costumed actors known as “teaching artists”. The experience brings visitors face to face with some of the people and events that changed the world.  After this, head over to the Kentucky Bourbon Trail Welcome Center, home to the official starting point of the world-famous Kentucky Bourbon Trail. The friendly concierge service guides...

    Incredible museum with tons to look at! Very unique experience, I really enjoyed all the Kentucky History

  • From Louisville: Derby Week Bourbon Distillery Tours

    3. From Louisville: Derby Week Bourbon Distillery Tours

    Spend a day in Kentucky Bourbon Country at some of the world's finest bourbon distilleries. See why famous brands and craft makers of bourbon and whiskey call Kentucky home. Scattered across the state, bourbon distilleries old and new produce some of the world’s favorite spirits. Each tour includes stops at two Kentucky bourbon distilleries with full tours and tastings, plus lunch at a locally-owned Kentucky restaurant. Following the experience, return to Louisville with a greater understanding of Kentucky's bourbon tradition. The schedule for the Bourbon Country Derby Week tours is as follows: • April 29, 30: Buffalo Trace and Bulleit Distilling • May 1: Buffalo Trace and Bulleit Distilling, or Stitzel-Weller and Barton 1792 • May 3: Buffalo Trace and Wild Turkey

  • Louisville: Bourbon and Cocktail Bar Tour

    4. Louisville: Bourbon and Cocktail Bar Tour

    Hit Louisville's "Urban Bourbon Trail" to find the Bourbon City’s best bourbon and cocktail bars! Discover 3 Kentucky bourbon bars and restaurants which specialize in all things bourbon. Embark on a 3-hour motorized tuk-tuk tour will go through various Louisville neighborhoods. Stop at the Brown Hotel Lobby Bar, Troll Pub Under the Bridge, and Garage Bar, and discover dozens of other cocktail bars in close proximity. Drive by a few famous urban bourbon distilleries and receive a special wristband that unlocks dozens of discounts and deals throughout the city, including discounted tours at the Evan Williams Bourbon Experience, food and drink specials, and free bottle engraving at Angel's Envy Distillery.

  • Louisville: City Exposed Sightseeing Tour in a Tuk Tuk

    5. Louisville: City Exposed Sightseeing Tour in a Tuk Tuk

    Set off on an exciting Louisville city tour. On the Louisville exposed sightseeing tour, you’ll see historic landmarks, urban bourbon distilleries, cool murals, and more, all in a fun, electric-powered, three-wheeled tuk tuk. Cruise past many of the city's most famous places and stop for Instagram photos along the way on this 2.5-hour tour. See the giant Louisville Slugger bat, take a group photo at an urban distillery, flex in front of the Ali Center, and learn about the history of Bourbon City. Every guest will receive a special wristband that unlocks dozens of discounts and deals throughout the city, including discounted tours at Evan Williams Bourbon Experience, food and drink specials, and a free bottle engraving at Angel's Envy Distillery.

  • From Louisville: Derby Week Kentucky Horse Farm Tours

    6. From Louisville: Derby Week Kentucky Horse Farm Tours

    Explore Kentucky's Horse Country and learn of past and future Derby stars at two thoroughbred horse farms. After being picked up from central Louisville, make your way to the city of Versailles for a visit to Sun Valley Farm. Explore this family-owned and operated horse farm which has produced more than 200 stakes horses worldwide over the past 20 years. Next, make your way to the historic Hermitage Farm. Explore the farm which has an 80-year tradition of producing winning racehorses. See the daily workings of this farm which has produced winners of the Kentucky Derby, the Breeder's Cup, and Kentucky Oaks. After your tours, enjoy lunch at a local Southern-inspired restaurant. Then, make your way back to Louisville with drop-off in the city center.

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Incredible museum with tons to look at! Very unique experience, I really enjoyed all the Kentucky History

Super fun and informational experience! Instructor was awesome and full of knowledge.