This is our last public tour of the Original Water Works. Learn our rich history and how we make great-tasting tap water on this walking tour.
Join Louisville Water for a free, guided tour of the original Water Works and the Crescent Hill Reservoir. Go inside the Water Tower, visit the original Pumping Stations and see one of the massive steam engines used in the early 1900s. Step inside the Gatehouse at the Crescent Hill Reservoir for an inside look at this Gothic-inspired structure.
Start your tour at either the Louisville Water Tower or Crescent Hill Reservoir. We'll spend about 30 minutes with you at each location.
Historic Louisville Water Tower
3005 River Road
Crescent Hill Reservoir
Intersection of Reservoir Avenue and 3018 Frankfort Avenue