Visitor Information

The City of Middletown has so much to offer everyone!

Not only is this wonderful city filled with over 200 years of history, it is also the home to many unique shops, restaurants, and businesses. Whether you enjoy strolling through a Historic District of restored homes and businesses, or you prefer the hustle and bustle of a busy town, Middletown has something for everyone.

Middletown is a rapidly changing community, but has maintained that small town charm. We are located twelve miles east of downtown Louisville in eastern Jefferson County. The city was chartered in 1797 and is believed to be named for being the “middle town” between Louisville and Shelbyville. Now, as part of Metro Louisville, Middletown has become an oasis for those wishing to shop and dine in a one of a kind atmosphere.

Head House & Tiffany Cellar Cafe
Indulge your palate at one of the outstanding cafes or restaurants that you will find as you explore the streets of our breathtaking city. If it takes great shopping to work up your appetite, then we can help! Middietown is filled with fabulous boutiques, salons, antique stores, garden shops and home furnishing stores.

If you are looking for a great place to live or work, Middletown offers many amenities such as, convenient shopping, commercial centers, parks, fitness centers, churches, and wonderful schools.We hope you will enjoy our fine City of Middletown as much as our residents do!

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