Take Advantage of Easy I-65 Access to Churchill Downs
The Country Inn & Suites in Shepherdsville, KY is located just off I-65, which offers convenient commutes to iconic destinations like Churchill Downs, Fort Knox and the Louisville Slugger Museum. Minutes from 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 fun things to do with the kids? The Louisville Zoo is the perfect place to enjoy a day full of family-friendly entertainment. 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.
- 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
- Frazier Kentucky History Museum (19 miles)
With an impressive toy soldier gallery and more, this popular museum features daily live performances and educational exhibits.
Phone: +1 (502) 412-2280
- Fort Knox Military Training Base (20 miles)
This military base is a key training facility for the United States Army and houses the Gen. George Patton Museum, which is open for public tours.
Phone: +1 (502) 624-5669
- Bernheim Arboretum and 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
- 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
- The 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
- 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
- Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory (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