SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY – The National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame will be participating in the annual I Love New York Fall Path Through History Weekend on October 9-10.
The Museum’s Journey Through History event will feature a self-guided tour highlighting items from the museum’s collection specifically related to New York’s rich racing history. The tour will lead visitors through each of the museum’s galleries and include historical treasures such as the 1977 Woodward Stakes Trophy won by Hall of Famers Forego and Bill Shoemaker at Belmont Park; the program, saddle and fabrics for Hall of Fame member Julie Krone’s victory at the Belmont Stakes in 1993 aboard Colonial Affair; a variety of Travers Stakes winner’s trophies spanning over 120 years; and a collection of horseshoes worn by the winners on New York racetracks.
The museum will be open Wednesday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. starting October 1 and will be closed on Mondays and Tuesdays. Tickets can be purchased in person or online at www.racingmuseum.org.
For more information about the Museum, including special events and program offers, please call (518) 584-0400 or visit our website at www.racingmuseum.org.
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National Racing Museum and Hall of Fame press release