Take Advantage of Easy I-65 Access to Churchill Downs
The Country Inn & Suites in Shepherdsville is located just off I-65, which offers convenient commutes to iconic destinations like Churchill Downs, Fort Knox and the Louisville Slugger Museum. Closer to the hotel, you can experience hours of racing fun at Kart Kountry, and then enjoy a hike or a picnic in the natural splendor of Bernheim Arboretum & Research Forest. Looking for something to do with the kids? The Louisville Zoo is the perfect place to enjoy a day full of family-friendly fun. If you’re looking for a field trip for the grown-ups, the Jim Beam American Outpost is less than 20 miles from the hotel.
Don’t miss these nearby attractions:
- Bernheim Arboretum & Research Forest (1.6 miles)
Breathe the fresh air, hike the trails or enjoy a relaxing picnic lunch in the picturesque natural setting of this nearby destination.
Phone: +1 (502) 543-2451
- Churchill Downs and Kentucky Derby Museum (16 miles)
Home of the Kentucky Derby, Churchill Downs also features an on-site museum that provides an engaging look at the history of the facility and past race winners.
Phone: +1 (502) 636-4400
- Fort Knox Military Training Base (20 miles)
This military base is a key training facility for the United States Army, and it also welcomes visitors to tour the Gen. George Patton Museum located on the base.
Phone: +1 (502) 624-5669
- Frazier International History Museum (19 miles)
With an impressive toy soldier gallery and the only display of Royal Armouries artifacts outside of Great Britain, this popular museum features daily live performances and educational exhibits.
Phone: +1 (502) 412-2280
- Jim Beam American Outpost (17 miles)
A visit to the Jim Beam American Outpost takes guests on a start-to-finish journey through the bourbon making process.
Phone: +1 (502) 543-9877
- Kart Kountry (1.8 miles)
Challenge your friends or family to a high-speed race at Kart Kountry, which holds the unofficial title of “longest go-kart track in the world.”
Phone: +1 (502) 543-9588
- Louisville Slugger Museum (19 miles)
Fans of America’s pastime enjoy touring the facility where the legendary Louisville Slugger baseball bats are crafted.
Phone: +1 (502) 588-7228
- Louisville Zoo (15 miles)
Just north of the hotel, the Louisville Zoo is home to an attractive array of wildlife that includes elephants, giraffes, gorillas and Siberian tigers.
Phone: +1 (502) 459-2181