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Big Bat & Big Glove

Go BIG or go home!

Big Bat & Big Glove

The Big Bat is the world's largest baseball bat. Made of steel, it weighs 68,000 pounds and towers 120 feet into the sky. The Big Bat is an exact-scale replica of Babe Ruth's 34-inch Louisville Slugger bat.

What’s the scoop on The Big Glove? Climb on, crawl through, slide down! Discover our giant, prehistoric ball glove. Handcrafted from 450-million-year-old Kentucky limestone, our 17-ton sculpture is entitled "Play Ball."

What's Happening

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50% Off February
February 1st 2020
Daily Through February 29th 2020

50% Off February

Talk about a clutch play! All month long we are offering 50% off admission for all Kentucky and Indiana residents.

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The Louisville Unions Rediscovered
January 27th 2020
Daily Through September 6th 2020

The Louisville Unions Rediscovered

In a true Louisville, Kentucky mash-up - bourbon and baseball came together as Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory discovered the truth behind mysterious and fascinating photographs of a black baseball team that had been exceptional in its time but lost to history.

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Daily Programming
August 13th 2019
Daily Through February 29th 2020

Daily Programming

In addition to our fascinating bat factory tour, amazing artifacts, and interactive exhibits- don't miss our entertaining daily programming!