Keeping Louisville weird is a job for all of us. So, check out these great places and discover more hidden gems of Kentucky & Southern Indiana.
This road stretching from Broadway to the Watterson Expressway (I-264) is the heart of the Highlands. Featuring unique coffee shops, stores, & restaurants.
From the Belknap Campus, head east on Eastern Parkway to Bardstown Road.
A University Student favorite. Homemade ice cream and food at low prices! But, be prepared, cash only.
575 Eastern Parkway
From the Belknap Campus, head east on Eastern Parkway, Dairy Kastle will be on the left.
Fourth Street Live!
A whole city block of bars and restaurants in the heart of downtown. It is Louisville's outdoor concert venue.
Fourth Street between Liberty and Muhammad Ali Blvd.
From the Belknap Campus, head north on Fourth Street.
Just reopening, Kentucky's own amusement park!
Fair & Exposition Center
From the Belknap Campus, head south on Third Street to Central Avenue, turn left to head east to Crittenden Drive, turn right to head south, Fair & Expo Gate 2 will be on the left.
Louisville has many great parks that you need to explore. One of the most popular is Waterfront Park on River Road. It features the Big Four Bridge, a pedestrian crossing of the Ohio River.
From the Belknap Campus, head north on Brook Street to River Road, turn right to head east, the park is on the left.
Underground zip lining and more!
1841 Taylor Avenue
From the Belknap Campus, head south on I-65 to the Watterson Expressway (I-264) east, take exit 14, keep left at the fork, turn left on KY 864 (Poplar Level Road), turn right on Taylor Avenue, the Mega Cavern is at the end of the road.
Where horse racing calls home! The famed track of the Kentucky Oaks & Derby!
700 Central Avenue
From the Belknap Campus, head south on Third Street to Central Avenue, turn right to head west, the track is on the left.
Meet the world of animals at the Louisville Zoo!
1100 Trevilian Way
From the Belknap Campus, head east on Eastern Parkway to KY 864 (Poplar Level Road), turn right to head south to Trevilian Way, turn left to head east, the zoo is on the right.
There are over 34 museums in the Metro area. Check them all out, we recommend starting with the Louisville Slugger!
800 West Main Street
From the Belknap Campus, head north on Second Street to Main Street, turn left to go west, the museum is on the left after several blocks.