LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The 144th runnings of the Kentucky Oaks and Derby are May 4th and 5th, 2018.

WDRB's Keith Kaiser is getting in on the excitement in and around Churchill Downs.

He takes a look at the new additions to the Kentucky Derby Museum such as new exhibits like the 'Winning Colors' and 'Derby Hats' exhibitions.

He is also learning about the action happening behind the scenes that many visitors don't see leading up to the races.

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