Top Tourist Destinations in Kentucky – April 2011

By wmadministrator

Ranked by number of visitors in 2010

Attraction
Web site
Visitors in 2010
Address
Phone Number

Land Between The Lakes
lbl.org
1,483,199
100 Van Morgan Drive, Golden Pond, KY 42211
(270) 924-2000

Cumberland Gap National Historical Park
nps.gov/cuga
918,746
P.O. Box 1848, Middlesboro, KY 40965
(606) 248-2817

Kentucky Horse Park
kyhorsepark.com
1,000,000
4089 Iron Works Parkway, Lexington, KY 40511
(859) 233-4303

Churchill Downs*
churchilldowns.com
272,000
700 Central Ave., Louisville, KY 40208
(502) 636-4400

Newport Aquarium
newportaquarium.com
600,000
One Aquarium Way, Newport, KY 41071
(859) 261-7444

Louisville Zoo
louisvillezoo.com
835, 807
1100 Trevilian Way, Louisville, KY 40213
(502) 459-2181

Cumberland Falls State Resort Park
parks.ky.gov
650,000+
7351 Ky. Hwy. 90, Corbin, KY 40701
(800) 325-0063

Louisville Bats Baseball
batsbaseball.com
612,525
401 E. Main St., Louisville, KY 40202
(502) 212-2287

Natural Bridge State Resort Park
parks.ky.gov
600,000+
2135 Natural Bridge Road, Slade, KY 40376
(800) 325-1710

Fort Boonesborough State Park
parks.ky.gov
500,000+
4375 Boonesborough Road, Richmond, KY 40475
(859) 527-3131

Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts
kentuckycenter.org
473,709
501 W. Main St., Louisville, KY 40202
(502) 562-0100

Lake Barkley State Resort Park
parks.ky.gov
450,000+
3500 State Park Road, Cadiz, KY 42211
(800) 325-1708

Keeneland Race Track
keeneland.com
439,966
4201 Versailles Road, Lexington, KY 40510
(800) 456-3412

Barren River Lake State Resort Park
parks.ky.gov
411,000+
1149 State Park Road, Lucas, KY 42156
(270) 646-2151

Lexington Legends Baseball
lexingtonlegends.com
420,926
207 Legends Lane, Lexington, KY 40505
(859) 252-4487

Mammoth Cave National Park
nps.gov/maca
497,225
1 Mammoth Cave Parkway (P.O. Box 7), Mammoth Cave, KY 42259
(270)
758-2180

The Creation Museum
creationmuseum.org
307,000
2800 Bullittsburg Church Road, Petersburg, KY 41080
(888) 582-4253

Kentucky Derby Museum
derbymuseum.org
200,000
704 Central Ave., Louisville, KY 40208
(502) 637-1111

Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory
sluggermuseum.com
207,703
800 W. Main St., Louisville, KY 40202
(877) 775-8443

My Old Kentucky Home State Park
parks.ky.gov
100,000+
501 E. Stephen Foster Ave., Bardstown, KY 40004
(502)348-3502

* Figure is for Kentucky Oaks and Kentucky Derby days only. Unofficial estimates are approximately 1,000,000.
+ Estimate because visitors participating in hiking, boating, etc., are unable to be tracked.

Source: Individual attraction contacts, Web sites, Kentucky Department of Parks, Wikipedia

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