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Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory

800 W Main St, Louisville, KY 40202-2620
+1 877-775-8443
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Great Factory Tour

We just had to go see the Museum and take the tour. And we are very glad we did! Very informative... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Kimmie L
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Port Orchard, Washington, United States
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Great place worth your time. Very interesting.

Great place to visit, very informative. Wonderful gift shop. Get a bat with your name on it. Not... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
rflatter1
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Arcanum, Ohio
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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: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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800 W Main St, Louisville, KY 40202-2620
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We just had to go see the Museum and take the tour. And we are very glad we did! Very informative guided tour with interactive parts. You actually see the workers making the different types of bats.

Thank Kimmie L
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great place to visit, very informative. Wonderful gift shop. Get a bat with your name on it. Not just bats, other sports stuff too.

Thank rflatter1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The factory tour is fun and informative. I found it quite interesting even though I'm not a baseball fan. The duration is just right. You can then go through the museum, which was also quite interesting. The location is quite convenient to lots of other...More

Thank Judy H
Reviewed 3 days ago

Definitely a must see if you're a baseball or history fan! I brought my 10 year old and he really enjoyed the tour.

Thank kmanzine
Reviewed 3 days ago

The tour is only about 30 minutes long, but it gives you great insight into how baseball bats play such an important role in the game. The young tour guide knew her stuff and was pleasant with everyone from a crying baby to an older...More

Thank Greta39604
Reviewed 4 days ago

It was fun and a learning experience. Interesting to see the history on our national past time piece of equipment. Yes even for a female, it was fun to see the bats and learn about the past.

Thank Joy T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very amazing! Well worth the trip scene the bat vault where all the bats are stored for all the big names will make you feel very humble knowing that Stan Musial Babe Ruth Ozzie Smith Ken Griffey jr. All the big names are in there...More

Thank Brenda U
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is worth seeing especially if your a baseball fan, The young guide was well versed in the ong history of the bat making business, and the large bat outside made for a great photo op. The tour include a souvenir baseball bat

Thank nepatsdon
Reviewed 5 days ago

I had some free time to explore Louisville, so when I saw the flyer at my hotel, I jumped at the opportunity to see where all the bats of my childhood heroes were made. The staff is very friendly. I recommend taking the factory tour...More

Thank johnfZ2893ZO
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were on a quick day trip in Louisville, KY and decided to go the Louisville Slugger Museum and Factory. The tour through the factory was very informative and the guide knew what he was talking about. The tour was not too long or too...More

Thank Heidi L
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Scot D
26 August 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
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Beth S
26 July 2017|
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Response from Lucy E | Property representative |
Hi there! The guided factory takes 30 - 35 minutes. However, we suggest planning to spend 60-90 minutes here, so you have plenty of time to explore the main and small galleries, check out our hands on exhibits, and take a... More
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Trevor E
11 June 2017|
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Response from Tristan B | Reviewed this property |
Yes. No clothing restrictions.
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