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Harness Racing Museum & Hall of Fame

240 Main St, Goshen, NY 10924-2157
+1 845-294-6330
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Comprehensive and Historic

The museum is housed in the actual museum and stables, built before the Civil War. One actually... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2017
MEEEK
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Suffern, New York
I can't believe it's still free

It's worth a visit even if your not a horse race fan. The museum does a wonderful job of showcasing... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2017
Bob F
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Goshen, New York
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Housed in a Tudor-style building that was once William Cane's Good Time Stable, this museum honors the sport of harness racing through its history, its heroes and its story today.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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240 Main St, Goshen, NY 10924-2157
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Reviewed 5 March 2017

The museum is housed in the actual museum and stables, built before the Civil War. One actually walks down the special path that one walked down then, which is so cool! Everything that you've ever wanted to know about harness racing, is right here in...More

Thank MEEEK
Reviewed 29 January 2017

It's worth a visit even if your not a horse race fan. The museum does a wonderful job of showcasing the history of harness racing with many displays. They have a wonderful gift shop and the facility is clean and well kept. The parking is...More

Thank Bob F
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The museum is very interesting and the gift shop is lovely. There is harness racing in the summer, especially during the Great American Weekend Fair, which is usually on the Fourth of July weekend. That has tons of great artisans and vendors and a great...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2017

I know nothing about horses or racing, but I found the museum to be extremely interesting and well laid-out. Lots of information regarding racing, equipment, jockeys, history, and more. I never knew the origination of the Hambletonian Race, nor that one horse (Hambletonian) is the...More

Thank Sharon P
Reviewed 27 October 2016

If horses or racing is your thing then this is a must visit place for you. It's a trip thru harness racing years and about the oldest harness track which is still used at certain times of the year. Very interesting.

Thank Frank X
Reviewed 12 September 2016

First time here and was pleasantly surprised with the displays, videos and the staff. Brought back a lot of memories of when I had my horses.

Thank enjoyingretirement65
Reviewed 23 August 2016

What a wonderful museum! An excellent and unique resource for information and history, enjoy sitting and watching the horses train, The simulation in the museum is a must,

Thank AlexF292
Reviewed 11 August 2016

A must see in Orange county. the Trotter industry started here and can be seen in its full glory at the Museum. Don't miss it!

Thank John_1814
Reviewed 10 August 2016

A great place to visit even if your not dedicated harness racing fan, Run by knowledgeable people, many interacting exhibit's to take part in, free admission, and even the gift shop is reasonably priced. Everything is in order and clean, they give you an impressive...More

Thank revcapt
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Goshen is the Home of the Trotter. This museum catalogs and shows how harness racing has influenced horse racing. You have to go on the 3-D ride!!!

Thank trolleyviewfarm
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chemoangel
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Response from westie97 | Reviewed this property |
I believe there is an elevator but I would call to be sure.
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