Hours & Admission


Current hours: Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. seven days a week.

Closed on Thanksgiving Day (Nov. 25), Christmas Eve (Dec. 24), Christmas Day (Dec. 25), and New Year's Day (Jan. 1)

The Museum will be closing at 3 p.m. on Aug. 6 for a private event.
The Museum will be closing at 1 p.m. on Aug. 13 for a private event.
The Museum will be closing at 4 p.m. on Aug. 14 for a private event.

Click hereNational Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame (blackbaudhosting.com) to purchase timed ticketed admission. 

* The Museum's signature film, What It Takes: Journey to the Hall of Fame, is currently showing at 9:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.

General Admission

  • Adult (18-64): $20
  • Senior (65+): $15
  • Student (6-17/College with ID): $10
  • Child (5 and under): Free
  • Museum Member: Free
  • Blue Star Museum Program:  Free admission for active military members and their families
  • Veteran: Free with ID

Please note that there is NO group rate for general admission. (Information on group rates for guided Museum tours can be found under Education, Adult Programs.)

Please call 518-584-0400 to make your reservation at the below rates.
  • NYRA employee: Free with ID
  • Kentucky Derby Museum Members: Free with membership card
  • Kentucky Old Friends Members: Free with membership card
  • NYTB Members (with card): $5 off regular admission
  • Children’s Museum at Saratoga Members: $5 off regular admission
  • Museums for All: $3 admission for each person with an EBT card, maximum of 4 people per card
  • Old NMR Free Passes (includes old free passes with NYRA logo): honored as $10 off regular admission
  • Old NMR BOGO Passes: honored as $10 off 2nd regular admission

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