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Frazier History Museum

829 W Main St, Louisville, KY 40202-2619
+1 502-753-5663
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To keep the kids busy during summer break we took them to the Frazier history museum and they had... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Chasity T
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Louisville, Kentucky
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Interesting Museum

We ended up spending much longer in the museum than we had originally planned because the exhibits... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jeannie D
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Lakeland, Tennessee
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The Frazier History Museum is a world-class museum that provides an unforgettable journey through history with ever-changing and interactive exhibits, daily performances by costumed interpreters and engaging special events and programs. To complement our amazing permanent collection, which includes thousands of items from famous world leaders and one of the country's largest toy soldier displays, the Frazier Museum offers an ever-changing selection of intriguing temporary exhibits. Every day, we offer live historic performances, bringing visitors face to face with some of the people and events that changed the world forever, as well as with average people whose moving and important stories you've probably never heard. The Frazier Museum is located on downtown Louisville's "Museum Row" in a beautiful 100,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art facility originally called the "Doerhoefer Building," a late 19th century, Chicago-style commercial structure. The Frazier Museum has three floors of exhibits, an education center, Museum Store and tournament ring, as well as event spaces available for rent, including a beautiful Rooftop Garden featuring seasonal blooming flowers and our Fourth Floor Loft space that accommodates up to 360 people seated.
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829 W Main St, Louisville, KY 40202-2619
Central Business District
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+1 502-753-5663
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

To keep the kids busy during summer break we took them to the Frazier history museum and they had alot of fun. My kids are 6 years apart so finding a place that they both like is a challenge. There were lots of interactive exhibits...More

Thank Chasity T
Reviewed 2 days ago

We ended up spending much longer in the museum than we had originally planned because the exhibits were so interesting. It is also in a great location!

Thank Jeannie D
Reviewed 4 days ago

Oh wow! At first I was concerned we would not have enough time to see the whole exhibit, but it was a Saturday and the small sign out front mentioned it was open until 8 PM on Saturdays, at least in June. . I had...More

Thank ILuvEngland
Reviewed 6 days ago

This museum is down on museum row. They had a Lewis and Clark exhibition, a Prohibition exhibition and the Hunger Games exhibition while we were here. All of which were worth seeing and it is fairly reasonable value for money based on the amount of...More

Thank DiAndMick33511
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The current blockbuster exhibit of the Hunger Games, the book by Suzanne Collins and the four movies, winds through the third floor and part of the first floor of this excellent museum, a big part of Louisville's cultural pride. The exhibit ties together the Kentucky...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 1 week ago

A fantastic way to spend 1/2 a day while in Louisville. We went during the Hunger Games Exhibition. If you have a tween/teen/ young adult who liked the books/movies. They'll LOVE the exhibit. It's really well done. Lewis & Clark display is good for younger...More

Thank katryndub
Reviewed 1 week ago

A pretty nice museum with some great exhibits. I think it was well done and they had some unexpected things regarding Lewis and Clark and early settlers. Well worth the visit.

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When the Frazier Museum first opened, it was largely dedicated to weaponry, and it was a little dry. It has morphed into one of the most fascinating and varied museums dedicated to history in the Louisville area. In addition, this museum offers educational and public...More

Thank Robyn S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We used to love the Frazier but since they separated from the British Royal armory the regular exhibits have really declined in quality. The special exhibits might be with it. We went to The Hunger Games and thought it was awesome but we will not...More

1  Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went with a small group of friends and loved every minute of it. We were there when the Lewis and Clark exhibit had live storytelling. It was neat to hear Native American stories.

Thank Katrina M
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DeAries P
How much have does it cost?
10 October 2016|
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Response from kclavoie | Reviewed this property |
We used the city pass so it was discounted. If you plan to see more while in town look into that pass!
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