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Louisville offers plenty to do as summer vacation starts

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – With school ending for Jefferson County and Oldham County schools, here are a few activities to keep you busy this summer:


Cultural Pass:

Get a free cultural pass at Louisville Public Libraries or Metro Parks Community Center starting June 9. Visit at least 8 attractions and be entered for prizes.

Participating attractions include:

American Printing House for the Blind Museum

Bernheim Arboretum

Carnegie Center for Art & History

Crane House - Asia Institute

Filson Historical Society

Historic Locust Grove

Kentucky Derby Museum

Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft

Kentucky Shakespeare

Louisville Youth Choir

Stage One Family Theatre

Yew Dell Gardens


Day trips:

Newport Aquarium (discount with Louisville Zoo membership)

Indianapolis Children's Museum

Cincinnati Zoo

Mammoth Cave



Horseback Riding at McNeely Lake Park, Jefferson Memorial Forest

Huber's Farm

Paddle Boat at Buffalo Trace Park

Louisville Zoo

Mega Cavern (Zoo membership discount)

Kentucky Kingdom


Summer Camps:

Louisville Nature Center -Harry Potter, Nature, Wildlife camps and more

Kentucky Science Center- Science camps

Jefferson Memorial Forest - Adventure, Water, Animal, Nature camps

Arts Association of Oldham County-Drawing/Painting Art camp

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