PARTNERS OF GALT HOUSE HOTEL
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. Tickets and discounts are available for purchase to hotel guests at our front desk. For more information about any of the attractions, please stop by our concierge desk located in the SUITE Tower lobby.
As the Official Host Hotel of Churchill Downs, the Kentucky Derby and the Kentucky Oaks, the Galt House Hotel offers free general admission tickets* to hotel guests (available at hotel front desk). Spring Meet racing is April 27 through June 30. Kids 12 and under receive free general admission. No-charge general admission tickets are based on availability. *Kentucky Oaks, Kentucky Derby & Breeders' Cup tickets are excluded from this offer. To view race day ticket and dining options please visit www.tickets.churchilldowns.com.
Location: 700 Central Avenue
KFC Yum! Center
Phone: 800-28-DERBY (283-3729)
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.
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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)
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
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.
The Louisville Zoo
The Louisville Zoo's Glacier Run is home to two polar bear cubs, as well as grizzly bears. Discounted ticket prices from the Galt House Hotel are $11.95 for adults 12-59, $8.40 for children 3-11 and free for children under 3. Parking is free, and stroller rentals are available from $5- $7.
Location: 1100 Trevilian Way (7 miles, 12 minutes from Galt House Hotel)
Hours: Daily 10 a.m.-5 p.m. (select summer nights open until 8 p.m.)
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.
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.
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
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
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)
Louisville Science Center
Louisville 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.
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
For more information about Louisville and Louisville events, visit the Louisville Convention & Visitor Bureau or check out our Calendar of Events.