travelgrove Travel Tips
 

Old Louisville, Kentucky

 
00
    
Legend
  • Sightseeing travel tip
  • City center
Distance from city center: n/a
windykaty's pictureby windykaty Sightseeing travel tip
added on the 21st of November, 2010
The jewel of the city, the Old Louisville area is a symbol of beauty, tradition and history all combined and represented by the style and architecture of the district.

Various historical landmarks are worth seeing here, like the St. James Court and the fountain in front, the Victorian homes, Filson Club and the University of Louisville Campus. all of these buildings and places are magnificent and provide and a beautiful aspect of various styles of classic architecture throughout the years. A highly worth visiting attraction.

Address:
Old Louisville, Kentucky

On the web:
http://www.oldlouisville.org/

 
Fourth Street Live!Frazier International History Museum
 
 
 
Sightseeing
tips

Recent travel tips for Louisville

  • Cherokee Park
    As many parks, the Cherokee Park is something like an oasis in a busy city. Beside the usual walkways, there are also some hiking trails that can be followed, and a 9-hole golf course. Not to mention the various areas for picnicking. It is [...]
    D: 4.7mi00
  • The Speed Art Museum
    Being a free museum, though a $4 donation is encouraged, The Speed Art Museum is the perfect place to linger on a more crazy afternoon, taking a lazy walk and just getting overwhelmed by the eclectic collections that are on display there. [...]
    D: 0.9mi00
  • Lilly's - Kentucky Bistro
    A pretty little place that is worth dining in each and every time you go to Louisville, Lilly's Kentucky Bistro is a blast. And what makes this place so great and sought after is that it uses only local products, like organic [...]
    D: 3.2mi00
  • Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory
    A truly interesting museum that features not only traditional exhibitions but also provides a tour in the factory where bats are made. The Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory is a blast both for adults and children. You can't [...]
    D: 3.6mi00
  • Churchill Downs
    We took the behind-the-scenes tour when we visited the Churchill Downs, which has been the home of the Kentucky Derby for ten of years, and it was worth every penny and effort. We saw the millionaires' lounge, the media area, the locker [...]
    D: 0.6mi00

Things about Louisville you may be interested in

 
 
 
guides

Recommended

Louisville History

The history of Louisville could be traced back over a hundred years, when in the year 1780, the Act of Legislature, Virginia established its existence. The process saw the signing of the charter on May 1st, by the then Governor Thomas Jefferson. Following this in 1781 came up the Fort Nelson, to counter the British threats. Simply due to the reason that the immigrants coming over to the place by [...]
 
 
 

More travel tips you might be interested in

Bregenz, Austria
If you like playing, you can visit the Casino Bregenz. You have to be 18 years to get admission to it.
Night Life & Entertainment: Casino Bregenz

Shanghai, China
If you are interested in Chinese history, art and culture (or if you simply want a flash course in it), there is one place that you absolutely must...
History & Culture: Shanghai Museum

 

San Diego, Costa Rica
Beaches are naturally free and they are very good in San Diego. Some of them are especially beautiful. I would very much recommend La Jolla and...
General: Free and cheap things in San Diego

Konstanz, Germany
In Konstanz gibt es viele Museen, Theater, Kunst und Bauwerke, so wie das Rathaus oder das Schnetztor.
General: Museen, Theater und Rathaus

 

Ulm, Germany
In Ulm there is a big shop for furniture called 'IKEA'. You can find there basically everything you would need. If you know IKEA, especially if...
General: IKEA - shop for furniture

Modhera, India
Near the river Pushpavati, there is an artistic legacy standing as Modhera Sun Temple. What carving, what detailing!!! The most amazing thing is...
General: Modhera Sun Temple

 

Sighisoara, Romania
The inner city of Sighisoara (Schassburg in German and Segesvar in Hungarian)is wonderful. The city has all the traits of the Saxon architecture as...
History & Culture: The Inner City

Mogadishu, Somalia
Somalia is full of poverty and dangerous i recommend to choose another destination
General: Dont go

 

Cincinnati, Ohio
No matter your background, race, nationality, this museum will definitely have something to show you. You don't have to a history lover or...
History & Culture: National Freedom Center

Hintertux, Austria
If you like skiing, you should definitely go there. The glaciers at Hintertux offers you a wide variety of ski runs, for every state of skill. ...
Outdoors Activities: Skiing

 
 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*