Newmarket Experience with VIP Lunch

This will be a wonderful day – starting with a guided coach tour of the National Stud where there are sure to be young foals to see at this time of year. Following this tour you will be welcomed at the prestigious Jockey Club Rooms with a glass of champagne followed by a three course lunch with tea or coffee. We then visit the National Heritage Centre to enjoy a guided tour. There’s a fine collection of sporting art, a wonderful display of racing memorabilia and a chance to meet former racehorses.

Date

03/04/2019

Location

National Heritage Centre for Horseracing & Sporting Art

Newmarket Experience with VIP Lunch

About this excursion

£159 per person

The National Stud

The Stud opened its gates to the public for the first time in the mid 1970s. national studTo this day The National Stud remains the only commercial stud farm in the UK allowing individuals, small groups and large parties the chance to see behind the scenes of a working Thoroughbred stud farm.

Tours of The National Stud last approximately 90 minutes and are taken by coach and on foot. The tours explore this beautiful 500-acre site and focus on introducing visitors to the history and purpose of The National Stud as a commercial Thoroughbred breeding operation. The National Stud is a working commercial stud farm, so the physical content of the tours varies throughout the year, depending on the season and the activities happening on the stud when you visit.

The Jockey Club Rooms

These rooms have been at the heart of British horseracing for over 250 yearsIMG_0854. As a private members club, few people have stepped inside and seen the magnificent interiors, which house an unparalleled collection of British racing memorabilia.

We are very fortunate to be able to enjoy a glass of champagne in these prestigious rooms before our three course lunch with tea or coffee.

Outside of Members-only periods, The Jockey Club Rooms is available to non-members for business meetings and events, receptions and dinners, overnight accommodation, luxury weddings and Open House Events that include Sunday lunches and Afternoon Tea and Tours.

The National Heritage Centre for Horseracing and Sporting Art

This centre is housed in Palace House and it was Charles II’s sporting palace and stables. It spans five acres in the heart of Newmarket and comprises three Newmarket - Palace Housecomplementary attractions; a new  National Horseracing 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 National Heritage Centre 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.

The cost of this event includes luxury transport, entry to all attractions, champagne, followed by a three course lunch with tea and coffee at the Jockey Club Rooms and, of course, treats.

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Book on this excursion

£159.00