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Buy A Brick!

Create a Legacy...

Buy a brick today and leave a lasting legacy in the Museum's

Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney Courtyard!



Draft plan for the Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney Courtyard, to be unveiled in spring of 2018.


Be a part of racing history..

Claim your spot among the legends of thoroughbred racing with a custom brick that will forever be a part of the Museum's Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney courtyard.  Bricks are the perfect gift for birthdays, holidays, anniversaries, or a tribute to a loved one.  They are also a great way to honor your business, farm, favorite horse, jockey, or trainer.  Your fully tax-deductible donation will fund the Courtyard Renovation Project.  There is limited availability, so buy your brick today and reserve your space in thoroughbred racing's history!




Brick Type
Engraving on Brick

$250: Purchase an  8x8 grey brick engraved with your name or message to be specifically placed around the perimeter of the Museum's courtyard.  Engraving includes 6 lines of text with 12 characters per line, including spaces and punctuation.

$100: Purchase a 4x8 red brick engraved with your name or message to fill the Museum's courtyard.  Engraving includes 3 lines of text with 12 characters per line, including spaces and punctuation.


How to purchase:

1. Order via the PayPal button above.  Please be sure to fill out all required information.  In the "Instructions for Merchant" box please note if your brick is purchased in honor of someone, and their name and mailing address so they can be notified.




2. Click here to download the printable versions of the .pdf.  Review and fill out all information.  Mail in to the Museum's address listed at the bottom of the order form.




3. Order via phone or email by contacting 518-584-0400 ext. 109 or


The National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame reserves the right to refuse any messages deemed inappropriate and return payment to the purchaser.  Your donation is tax deductible.  The brick is symbolic of the donation and does not entitle the donor to ownership of the brick. Bricks will be on sale through December 2017.  Help us celebrate the unveiling of the renovated courtyard in the spring of 2018! For questions, please call 518-584-0400 ext. 109 or email


Click here to view the downloadable and printable .pdf, or click the image below!  Please be sure to read all information on both documents.