National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame

191 Union Avenue, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 - United States





The mission of the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame is to preserve and promote the history of Thoroughbred racing in America and honor the sport’s most accomplished participants in the Official National Thoroughbred Racing Hall of Fame.


Fabulous and Fast: The Female Horses of the Hall of Fame
Contemporary Racing Gallery

A Midsummer Derby: 150 Years of the Travers Stakes
von Stade Gallery

Women in Racing
McBean Gallery

Hall of Fame Heroes
McBean Gallery

Sir Barton: America's First Triple Crown Winner
Museum Lobby

Paintings from the Charles H. Thieriot Collection
McBean Gallery


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