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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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hall of fame of the trotter, totally recommended

Love this little museum. It is housed in the most beautiful tudor style stable I have ever seen and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
lchar01_5
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Petersburg, Virginia
A little bit of home

Having grown up in Goshen, I have visted the Hall of Fame of the Trotter countless times. No... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
appy1559
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Marathon, Florida
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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 good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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240 Main St, Goshen, NY 10924-2157
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love this little museum. It is housed in the most beautiful tudor style stable I have ever seen and full of photos of famous horses from days gone by along with drivers silks and sulkys. This is a sport that is rarely if ever televised...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Having grown up in Goshen, I have visted the Hall of Fame of the Trotter countless times. No matter, I learn something new each time. Much work time and love go into this hometown treasure, and it is a must see when you visit Goshen,...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2018

Spent a couple of hours looking at the artifacts here. They present the story of Goshen and Harness Racing in an easy to follow format. As you know, Goshen is the birthplace of Harness Racing and the museum is fun to visit.

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Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

A jewel nestled in a charming town. The museum is very well stocked and informative. One can watch the jockeys train on the track as well as view the gorgeous grounds. Unfortunately there was a fire that destroyed one of the barns but it does...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

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

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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
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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.

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Reviewed 21 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
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Reviewed 6 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
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Reviewed 4 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

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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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