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Sunday 19 September


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The Open Weekend


Gives visitors the rare opportunity to see behind the scenes at British horseracing’s HQ, meet the sport’s biggest equine and human stars. In support, we are celebrating everything to do with the racing industry.

Sunday 19 September Timetable

(Timings are subject to change)

Time What's On
8:00am – 9:00am Warren Hill Gallops

Trainers will be working selected horses up Warren Hill, with commentary and interviews over a PA system.
9:00am – 12:30pm

YARDS OPEN. Sunday only. No entry to yards on Saturday.

List of yards opening available on the Henry Cecil Open Weekend website. Full list published early September.

10:00am – 5:00pm

National Horseracing Museum.

Additional entry cost £7.50. This is a discount price for Henry Cecil Open Weekend wristlet holders. U16’s Free of Charge.

Includes entrance to the museum, behind the scenes tours, access to the two special exhibitions, meeting our ex-racehorses, and a ride on the racehorse simulator. 
TIME TBC Tattersalls talk commences in the main sales ring.
1:15pm – 4:00pm

Afternoon entertainment on The Severals, including –

Fun Dog Show

Qatar Racing Pony Club Games

Clipper Logistics Racing Personality Show Jumping

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