Kentucky Science Center

727 W. Main St.
Louisville, KY 40202- Map It
Phone: (502) 561-6100

AAA Editor Notes

Kentucky Science Center, 727 W. Main St., is housed in a restored, four-story, 19th-century former warehouse and features hands-on science exhibits and a four-story digital theater. Permanent exhibits include The World Within Us, which explores the wonders of the human body; The World We Create, which celebrates how creative thinking makes scientific achievements possible; and The World Around Us, with exhibits about natural and earth sciences. Encompassing the entire first floor is the Science in Play exhibit, which is geared towards the under age 7 crowd.
Exhibits only $13; $11 (ages 2-12). Movie tickets $8-$10.
Hours: Daily 9:30-5 (also Fri.-Sat. 5-9). Last admission 1 hour before closing. Closed Derby Day (first Sat. in May), Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas.