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March 29, 2017 - 10:30am

Man o' War's birthday party.  Credit: TurfPix

Join the National Museum of Racing as we celebrate the 100th birthday of one of Thoroughbred racing's superstars, the great Man o' War!  Beginning with a kid-friendly tour of our new exhibition, Man o' War at 100, children will learn all about the Hall of Fame legend and create birthday cards to celebrate this special occasion.  Birthday refreshments will be served at the conclusion of the event.  This family fun program is suggested for pre-school aged children, accompanied by an adult chaperone.

March 29, 2017 - 6:00pm

Man o' War at 100

The National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame will be celebrating the centennial of Man o' War's birth with a new special two-year exhibition featuring artifacts and photographs from the Museum Collection and on loan that celebrate his legacy and impact on the sport of Thoroughbred racing.  Please join us for a special members-only birthday celebration, complete with cupcakes, champagne and an evening viewing of our new exhibition, Man o' War at 100!


April 29, 2017 - 1:00pm

Racing experts and handicappers review and analyze the field for the upcoming Kentucky Derby and the Triple Crown series. Free past performances of the Derby pre-entries will be available for all attending. The program is free of charge.

May 5, 2017 - 3:00pm

The Museum will close at 3 p.m. on Friday, May 5 in preparation for the Derby Party fundraiser on May 6th, from 3:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.  You can purchase tickets here:

We apologize for any inconvenience!

May 6, 2017 - 9:00am

The Museum will be closed to the public all day due for the Derby Party fundraiser.  To buy tickets and attend, please visit:

May 6, 2017 - 3:30pm

Join us on Saturday, May 6th as the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame presents:

The Derby Party

June 10, 2017 - 7:00am

2017 Belmont Bus Trip


The National Museum of Racing has reserved a coach bus and purchased admissions for the 149th running of the Belmont Stakes, the final leg of the Triple Crown. The trip includes bus fare and admission to the Grandstand/Clubhouse. (Please note: the tickets do NOT include seats.) The bus will depart for Belmont Park from the Museum parking lot at 7:00 am. We will leave Belmont Park immediately after the Belmont Stakes.


August 4, 2017 - 10:30am

The National Museum of Racing inducts the 2017 Hall of Fame class at Fasig-Tipton. Admission is free, but seating is limited and on a first-come, first served basis.