Plan Your Visit

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Plan Your Visit

We know a lot goes into planning a trip, so we’ve covered all the bases here to help you prepare for a fantastic time with us. Whether you're planning for your family, or a large group, you'll find a variety of options from our award-winning daily factory tours, to our in-depth All-Star Experience, to packages with other great attractions.

Click here to download a printable PDF of our 2019 Visitors Guide. Click here to download a 10% discount coupon to our museum store.
  • Adults
    13 to 59 years old
  • Seniors
    60 years and older
  • Kids
    6-12 years old
  • Kids
    5 and under

Admission includes FREE Souvenir Mini Bat after the factory tour — a $7 value!

Group rates are available with advance reservations. Learn more or book a group tour.

Our All-Star Experience is a behind-the-scenes bonanza for baseball fans. Learn more.

Factory Tours

Guided factory tours depart every 10 to 30 minutes, depending on the season. The last factory tour of the day leaves 45 minutes before closing, but please allow 90 minutes to fully enjoy your museum experience. Factory tours last approximately 30 minutes. Guests will see bats being made on every tour, every day. Allow 2 hours to enjoy the entire museum and factory experience. Everyone receives a miniature souvenir bat at the end of the tour! Personalized bats can be ordered when you arrive for pick-up after your tour, or they can be shipped.

2019 Hours

  • Monday – Saturday
    9:00AM – 5:00PM ET
  • Sunday
    11:00AM – 5:00PM ET

2019 Holidays and Closings

  • Thanksgiving
    Thursday, November 28nd, 2019
  • Christmas Eve
    Tuesday, December 24th, 2019
    9:00AM – 3:00PM
  • Christmas
    Wednesday, December 25th, 2019
  • New Years Day
    Tuesday, January 1st, 2020
    Noon – 5:00PM

Please Note

Louisville is on Eastern Time and we do observe Daylight Saving Time, March through November. This schedule is subject to change. For schedule updates go to www.sluggermuseum.com or call 1-877-775-8443 Option 0 for the latest information regarding hours.


The museum and factory are handicap accessible, with open-captioning and listening devices available in our theater. The theater does include some steps, but a handicap accessible door allows this area to be bypassed. There is some dust and noise in the factory.


Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory
800 West Main St.
Louisville, KY 40202
(877) 775-8443

We are located on the corner of 8th and Main in downtown Louisville. Just look for The Big Bat! A parking garage operated by the city is directly behind our building and some street parking is available.

Heading West on I-64: Exit on 3rd Street. Right on River Road at the bottom of the ramp. Left on 6th Street. Right on Main Street. Left on 8th Street. Parking garage on the right.

Heading East on I-64: Exit on Roy Wilkins Blvd. Left on Market Street. Left on 8th Street. Parking garage is on the left.

From I-71 and I-65: Merge onto I-64 West and follow directions above heading West on I-64.

What's Happening

Project H&B ID: putting names with the faces of Hillerich & Bradsby Co.
September 27th 2019
Daily Through November 1st 2019

Project H&B ID: putting names with the faces of Hillerich & Bradsby Co.

Their names are unknown for now, but they helped build a worldwide icon and a new mission is underway to learn who they are. From September 27th through November 1st, this photo exhibit of former factory workers will be on display. This special exhibit features 25 photographs dating back to the 1930s that all feature H&B workers whose names have been lost through the years.

Daily Programming
August 13th 2019
Daily Through December 31st 2019

Daily Programming

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

Clemson BOGO
October 18th 2019
Daily Through October 20th 2019

Clemson BOGO

BOGO admission when you come to the museum sporting your Clemson gear.

the Museum

  • 1.8M
    Bats a Year
    Made right here, right before your eyes.
  • 12K
    Fascinating Factory Tours a Year
    Entertaining stories. Amazing machinery. Come watch the wood chips fly.
  • 134
    Years of Making Bats
    The bats you see made today are swung by baseball’s best tomorrow.
  • 1
    Louisville Slugger
    Museum & Factory
    “One of the greatest sports museums in the world.” — forbes.com