From horse racing to go-karting, things to do abound near Shepherdsville

The Country Inn & Suites in Shepherdsville, located just off I-65, 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 wanting a field trip for the grown-ups, the Jim Beam American Stillhouse is less than 10 miles from the hotel.

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Heritage Hill Golf Club

1.88 mi / 3.03 km from the hotel
Enjoy an afternoon on the links at this award-winning 18-hole championship course where golfers of all abilities can hone their skill and have fun doing it.

Bernheim Arboretum & Research Forest

7.36 mi / 11.85 km from the hotel
Breathe the fresh air, hike the trails, or enjoy a relaxing picnic lunch in the natural setting of this picturesque destination.

Churchill Downs and Kentucky Derby Museum

15.53 mi / 24.99 km from the hotel
Churchill Downs opened its gates in 1875 and has been home to the world-famous Kentucky Derby horse race ever since. Visit the on-site Kentucky Derby Museum to learn more.

Fort Knox Military Training Base

14.6 mi / 23.49 km from the hotel
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.

Frazier Kentucky History Museum

19.08 mi / 30.7 km from the hotel
With an impressive toy soldier gallery and more, this popular museum features daily live performances and educational exhibits.

Jim Beam American Stillhouse

4.69 mi / 7.55 km from the hotel
A visit to the Jim Beam American Stillhouse takes guests on a start-to-finish journey through the bourbon-making process.