Discover Newmarket offers a unique opportunity to go behind the scenes at racing’s headquarters to see the equine stars at work and learn about the fascinating history, heritage and culture of the town.
Discover Newmarket is the central point for Tourist Information in Newmarket and is the town’s official Tour Guide. They offer visitors a unique opportunity to go behind the scenes at racing’s headquarters to see the equine stars at work and learn about the fascinating history, heritage and culture of the town. Their expert guides deliver tours for groups and individuals which can be organised for as little or as long as you want. They also run their most popular tours on set dates throughout the year which anyone can book onto.
Whether you want to go behind-the-scenes at a trainer’s yard, visit the National Heritage Centre for Horseracing & Sporting Art or get access to parts of the racecourse not usually open to the public as part of a Race Day tour then Discover Newmarket can help.
Watch the horses exercise up Warren Hill in the mornings, Interact with the mares and foals at The National Stud, take a tour of the historic Jockey Club Rooms or soak in the atmosphere at Tattersalls, Europe’s oldest auction house.
Discover Newmarket acts as a single point of contact, providing tailored itineraries to ensure that you get everything you want out of your visit and more, whether you are an avid racing fan or someone who just loves art and history, they have a tour to suit everyone.
Tours start from as little as £11 per person.If you are staying for more than one day they can also help you to arrange accommodation and other fantastic visits to the wonderful destinations within West Suffolk.
Discover Newmarket tours that include a visit to the National Heritage Centre for Horseracing & Sporting Art are as follows:
The famous Tattersalls Bloodstock Auction House attracts industry figures from all over the world. As bidding soars in the saleroom the electrifying atmosphere radiates throughout the whole town. For more information about this tour, click here
Short Head Tours featuring Palace House
This popular half-day morning tour is ideal for people with afternoon plans or those wanting a glimpse into the world of racing. To book one of these, click here
This is our most popular tour and offers a true insight into one of the world’s leading racehorse training centres. To find out more, click here
This is the perfect tour to combine with one of the fantastic days provided by Newmarket Racecourses. For more information click here
There are three options for Discover Newmarket's History and Heritage tour and Option 3 features a visit to the National Heritage Centre; Walking tour with breakfast at The Tack Room, followed by a visit to the National Heritage Centre for Horseracing & Sporting Art.
Booking a tour couldn’t be easier, public tours are bookable online at www.discovernewmarket.co.uk and the expert booking team will chat through your bespoke tour requirements over the telephone on 0344 748 9200.