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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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Harness Racing Museum in GOSHEN NY

Very good experience. Friendly an knowledgeable museum guides.. Big exposition for a small town... read more

Reviewed yesterday
elliatg
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Goshen, New York
Graet things come in hidden places

What a treat it was to go to this museum! Not only was it free but the archive for harness racing... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
Valerie S
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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.
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  • Very good20%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
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240 Main St, Goshen, NY 10924-2157
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Reviewed yesterday

Very good experience. Friendly an knowledgeable museum guides.. Big exposition for a small town. Kids love this place!

Thank elliatg
Reviewed 10 November 2017

What a treat it was to go to this museum! Not only was it free but the archive for harness racing is fabulous. A few interactive and hands on attractions keeps the Elevators for wheel chair or limited moving patrons were a great help. I've...More

Thank Valerie S
Reviewed 30 October 2017

A great place to spend a weekend afternoon. A lot of history not only on these grounds but the town as well. I recommend this to anyone.

Thank h0ylandm
Reviewed 22 September 2017

As a child I read about the great horse Hambletonian, and have dreamed ever since of visiting the racetrack in Goshen. Almost fifty years later, today I had my chance, this time with my children in tow. Neither of them know anything of harness racing,...More

Thank PeterMcF
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Go...great place to visit and get history of harness racing that is part of Catskills NY area. Well presented. Good day time museum.

Thank MountianLover
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

1  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

1  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

2  Thank kathleen e
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

1  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.

1  Thank Frank X
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chemoangel
20 September 2016|
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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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