Frazier History Museum

In the News

The Oscar Getz Museum of Whiskey History is preparing for the prohibition exhibition from the Frazier! The exhibit will be open to the public in June of 2018. Read more HERE!

Tops Louisville describes the 45-year old barrel of Final Reserve, James Thompson & Brother Bourbon that goes on sale at the Frazier on March 1! Read more here!

The Voice Tribune mentions Museum Row on Main Street has wonderful attractions that is offering $5 deal for the month of February! The Muhammad Ali Center, Frazier History Museum, Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory and SCENE at the Center located in The Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts are all participating in this promotion! 

According to the Lonely Planet, top 10 underrated, rejuvenated and out-of-this-world spots to visit in 2018 is the Bourbon Country including Louisville, Kentucky. Famous for the Kentucky Bourbon Trail starting at the Frazier!

Kentucky Living gives insight about Jennifer Lawrence and her foundation giving back to young people by supporting the arts

The Courier-Journal talks about the Frazier getting a liquor license and the 45-year old Bourbon that can be tasted on the Final Reserve Event on March 1. Read more here

The Louisville Magazine focuses on Bourbon in Louisville and mentions how the Frazier is the starting point of the Bourbon Trail. Read the article here!


The Lexington Herald Leader reviews Family Gathering: Linda Bruckheimer's Kentucky exhibition on now at the Frazier. Read the review here! 


Kentucky Living talks about the  James Tompson & Brother Historic Bourbon, 45 Years in the Barrel, to be sold at the Frazier History Museum. Read the article here!


356 Atlanta Family lists the Frazier as one of the 31 Things to  Do In Louisville, KY For a Superior Time! see who else mad the list here!


The Courier-Journal gives a break down of Nutcracker The Exhibition: 60 Years of Magic and Majesty.  Read more here!


Kentucky Distiller's Association and Frazier History Museum sign contract to create Kentucky Bourbon Trail Welcome Center Exhibit. The Frazier History Museum will be “The Official Starting Point of the Kentucky Bourbon Trail Craft Tour®” Read more here!


89.3 WFPL gives insight to what Mayor Greg Fischer has to say about the Frazier History Museum and the Kentucky Bourbon Trail working together. Listen and read here!


WTVQ talks about the Frazier History Museum being “The Official Starting Point of the Kentucky Bourbon Trail Craft Tour®” and how it is the perfect place to start the Bourbon Trail. Read more here!


CNN travel lists The Hunger Games: the Exhibition at the Frazier as a "place to geek out... as you explore the wide world of Panem" in their 15 charming Cities in the American South you may have overlooked.


The Tennessean gives a wonderful review of The Hunger Games: The Exhibition describing it as both stunning and haunting. Read more here!


Good Morning Cincinnati discusses The Hunger Games: The Exhibition along with our Panem Citizens Card and our hotel partners. Watch here!


The Courier-Journal names The Frazier as one of the 15 kid-friendly activities to do in Louisville through May 18-24. Read more here!


WHAS11 gives an excellent preview of The Hunger Games: The Exhibition in this video story. 


The Lexington Herald reviews The Hunger Games: The Exhibition, describing it as "both exhilarating and unsettling." Read more here.


The Courier-Journal gives a sneak peek of The Hunger Games: The Exhibition at the Frazier. Read more here


Allied Van Lines has listed the Frazier in their article  "The Top Places top places to visit after relocation to Louisville" Read it here!


Art, antique and design site Incollect features a piece on the Kentucky By Design exhibit. Read it here!


Fun Things to Do names the Frazier as one of the Most Fun Things to do in Lou'!


Get a little walk-through of Pearl Harbor with Good Morning Kentuckiana, and see a snippet of our wonderful teaching artist, Victoria Reibel, as Cornelia Fort, the first female pilot to die in the line of duty for the U.S. military. Watch it here!


Insider Louisville gives great insight into Personal Stories of Pearl Harbor. Read about it here!


A Morning That Changed the World: Personal Stories of Pearl Harbor opens in commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the attack. Read about it here, and watch it here and here!


The Frazier Museum wins the Alice Award in publishing for Kentucky by Design! Read about it here, here, and here!


Insider Louisville goes inside the museum's newest exhibition, Kentucky by Design. Read about it here!


The Courier-Journal showcases Julius Friedman: Fifty Year Retrospective with beautiful images and the stories behind Friedman's inspiration. Read about it here!


Arts and Antiques Weekly talks about Frazier's exhibition, Kentucky by Design, showcasing more than 100 examples of works on paper, decorative art, musical instruments, costume and tools. Read about it here!


StyleBlueprint features the Frazier's Hip History Series, where entertainment meets education with arts, crafts, culture, and food. Read about it here!


The Frazier launches a new summer series, bringing the community together through farms and food. Read about it here!


The Frazier gives a sneak peek into the June 17th Old Forester Speakeasy party with CirqueLouis' experiential circus acts on WHAS11 Great Day Live. Watch the video here!


The Frazier kicks off the Julius Friedman: Fifty Year Retrospective exhibit in the sweetest way. Watch the video here!


The Frazier proudly opens the exhibit, Thomas Merton: A Familiar Stranger, in partnership with the Courier-Journal. Read about it here and watch the video here!


The Courier Journal writes about Frazier President, Penny Peavler, and her plans to revamp the museum. Read about it here!


The Courier Journal features the Frazier’s Prohibition Exhibition as option #1 for Kentuckians on Repeal Day. Read about it here!


Insider Louisville takes a look at the opening of our 2015 Holidays Around the World. Read about it here! went behind the scenes to see construction of our new exhibition Spirits in the Bluegrass: Prohibition and Kentucky. Read about it here!


WHAS 11 News previews the Frazier’s Prohibition exhibition opening media event. Read about it here!


WAVE 3 highlights our President, Penny Peavler, at the grand opening of Prohibition and KentuckyRead about it here! takes a look inside the exhibition Spirits of the Bluegrass: Prohibition and KentuckyRead about it here!


Leo Weekly published an article about Frank X Walker’s reinterpretation of York. Read about it here!


The Courier-Journal highlights our exhibit in Metro Hall. Read about it here!


Louisville BizBlog features our Doe Anderson exhibit, part of our Hometown History Series. Read about it here!


Wave 3 published an article about the Frazier becoming The Official Starting Point of the KENTUCKY BOURBON TRAIL®. Read about it here.