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Galt House Louisville Partners


At the Galt House Hotel, we pride ourselves on our partnerships with local area attractions and venues. These relationships allow our hotel to offer more discounts to local area attractions than any other hotel in Louisville. For more information about any of the attractions, please stop by our concierge desk located in the SUITE Tower lobby.

Churchill Downs

Galt House Hotel is the Official Host Hotel of Churchill Downs, the Kentucky Derby and the Kentucky Oaks. 2014 Live Race Dates: April 26 – June 29 , September 5 – 28, and October 26 – November 30. To view race day ticket and dining options click here.

Location: 700 Central Avenue
Phone: 800-28-DERBY (283-3729)

  KFC Yum! Center

The KFC Yum! Center  is a 22,000-seat basketball and multipurpose arena at Second and Main Street, connected to the Galt House Hotel by pedway. The Galt House Hotel is the Official Hotel of the KFC Yum! Center.

The KFC Yum! Center is home to the University of Louisville Men's and Women Basketball Teams, but basketball is far from the only event.  You'll find conventions, concerts, ice shows and collegiate sport championships.

Check out the Calendar of Events


Louisville Bats

The Galt House Hotel  is the Official Hotel of the Louisville Bats. The Bats are the official Triple A team for the Cinninati Reds. Catch a game while your in town and stay with us! On-site lot or street parking is available.

Location: Louisville Slugger Field, 401 E. Main Street (5 blocks from hotel)
Phone: 502-212-BATS (2287)


 Kentucky Opera

Galt House Hotel is the Official Hotel of the Kentucky Opera. The Opera offers a wonderful lineup of shows throughout the year at The Kentucky Center for the Arts, The Brown Theatre and The Palace Theater.

Location: ART SPACE, 323 West Broadway


 Louisville Orchestra

The Galt House Hotel is the exclusive hotel for The Louisville Orchestra. Shows take place at several different locations, including The Kentucky Center for the Arts, The Palace Theater and The Brown Theatre.


 University of Louisville

Galt House Hotel is a preferred partner for UofL Athletics. We are connected to the KFC Yum! Center via skywalk and are just a short driving distance from Papa John's Cardinal Stadium.  Many opposing teams choose to stay at the Galt House Hotel due to our terrific location on the waterfront in downtown Louisville. UofL's Belknap Campus is also just a short drive down Third Street.




Kentucky Derby Museum

Museum ticket prices are $14 for adults, $13 for seniors (ages 55+), $11 for young adults (ages 13-18), $6 for children (ages 5-12) and free for children ages 5 and under.

Location: 704 Central Avenue (4 miles, 9 minutes from Galt House Hotel)
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Phone: 502-637-7097


Louisville Slugger Museum & Bat Factory

The 90-minute museum and factory tour begins every 20 minutes, and includes a souvenir mini-bat. Galt House guests get a discount, when showing Galt House key card during the time of ticket purchase.

Location: 800 W. Main Street (corner of eighth and Main)
Hours: Mon.-Sat. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. Noon-5 p.m. (no bat production on Sundays)
Phone: 877-7-SLUGGER (775-8443)



Frazier History Museum

Show your Galt House Hotel key card to get a $7 Adult Ticket. 

Galt House Hotel is the Exclusive Hotel Partner to Diana: A Celebration and is offering a special rate for tickets to the exhibit.  Please see the front desk for details.

Location: 829 W. Main Street (corner of Ninth St. and Main St.)
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. Noon-5 p.m.
Phone: 502-753-5663


Mint Julep Tours

Choose from tours of historic Louisville, horse country, the bourbon distilleries and boutique shopping. Kentucky provides an adventure that cannot be found anywhere else in the world. We make sure that our tours meet and exceed your expectations by offering quality tours packed with interesting history, fun facts and an experience you will never forget.


Location: Galt House Hotel
Phone: 502-583-1433 or 866-986-8779


  The Belle of Louisville

Galt House Hotel is a partner with The Belle of Louisville. The Belle and The Spirit of Jefferson offer cruises for our hotel guests. The Steamer Belle of Louisville, a National Historic Landmark, and The Riverboat Spirit of Jefferson serve as the western anchor of Louisville's award winning Waterfront Park in downtown Louisville, Kentucky. With the playing of her calliope, the Belle, now in her 95th year, continues to beckon one and all to join her on a journey back to the time when she carried passengers and goods to ports all along the beautiful Ohio River. Galt House Hotel guests can show their key cards and get a discount on tickets.

Location: 401 W. River Road
Phone: 502-574-2992 or 866-832-0011
Fax: 502-574-3030

  / Derby Dinner Playhouse

Derby Dinner Playhouse is proud to be one of the oldest and largest continually operating professional dinner theatres in the country. For over 35 years the theatre has served the Southern Indiana region and Kentucky by reaching out to more than three million people. Derby Dinner's lavish buffet features Classic American Cuisine. Over the years, Derby Dinner has delivered high quality entertainment to our hotel guests that have included such well known productions as "Singin' In The Rain", "Cats", "The Odd Couple", and many more! Innovations in programming are continually being established to create a younger and more diverse audience. The atmosphere is engaging and casual to allow people to enjoy one another. Galt HouseHotel guests can show their key cards and get a discount on tickets.

Location: 525 Marriott Drive, Clarksville IN 47129

Tickets: 812-288-8281


 Louisville Mega Cavern

Louisville Mega Cavern is giving Galt House Hotel guests a $10 discount on Zipline Tours. The Mega Cavern is an underground adventure rich with history. It's part of 17 miles of corridors beneath the city of Louisville.  Hop on a SUV-pulled tram for a 60-70 minute tour with highlights and surprises that await you around every corner (including a worm recycling and tasting room).

Mega Zips has five ziplines and three challenge bridges and provides up to two hours of pure adrenaline. For a $10 discount on Mega Zips, use promotional code: GHH10

Location: 1841 Taylor Avenue, Louisville KY 40213

Tickets: (502) 855-MEGA (6342)


Kentucky Science Center

Kentucky Science Center is a partner with the Galt House Hotel. Experience science, mathematics and technology through hands-on exhibits, IMAX films, educational programs, and a gift shop.

Phone: 502-561-6100

  Bunbury Theatre

The Bunbury Theatre is a not-for-profit theatre company that produces plays throughout the year. It's mission is to create enriching, diverse, live theatrical experiences for the community and its artists in an intimate and professional setting.

Location: The Henry Clay Building, 604 South Third Street
Phone: 502-585-5306


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