Palace House: National Heritage Centre for Horseracing & Sporting Art, Newmarket, United Kingdom
The National Horse Racing Museum is a 5-acre site in the heart of Newmarket. It comprises three complementary attractions: National Horseracing Museum in the Trainer’s House and King’s Yard Galleries; Packard Galleries of British Sporting Art in Palace House, and a chance to meet former racehorses in the flagship home of Retraining of Racehorses.
The National Horse Racing Museum is situated in Charles II’s sporting palace and stables and spans five acres in the heart of Newmarket. It comprises three complementary attractions; a new National Horse Racing Museum, a National Art Gallery of British Sporting Art, and a chance to meet former racehorses and learn what they do after racing, in the flagship home of Retraining of Racehorses.
The museum is the result of over ten years planning, building and fundraising to become the biggest new attraction to open in Suffolk in the last decade. Voted Suffolk Museum of the year 2017.
It also features a superb on site restaurant The Tack Room and its own Bakery which are both accessible to all the public, not just ticket holders, and can be accessed via large gates on Palace Street directly into the King’s Yard or from the atrium that runs from Rous Road car park through to Palace Street. It also has a wonderful Gift Shop and Second Hand Book Shop.
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Tours are available for groups and individuals, to book your tour today please call us on 01638 501122.
The following Discover Newmarket tours include a visit to The National Horse Racing Museum:
10am – 5pm Tuesdays to Sundays
Closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day & New Year’s Day.
|Children (under 16)||FREE|
|Local Residence Pass||£10||
|NUS – Students||£8|
Pedestrian access is via Palace Street, CB8 8EP
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