City Guides

English | Español
Search Businesses  Search for People 

Louisville, KY Attraction

Churchill Downs Station
700 Central Avenue
Louisville, KY 40208

Churchill Downs Station opened in 1875 as a thoroughbred racetrack. It is home of the Kentucky Derby, the largest sporting event in the state. Churchill Downs cover 147 acres and sits more than 50,000 people. The site also contains the Kentucky Derby Museum, which depicts the race’s past.