National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame

Local nameNational Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame
LocationSaratoga Springs, USA

The National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame was founded in 1951 in Saratoga Springs, New York, to honor the achievements of American Thoroughbred race horses, jockeys, and trainers. In 1955, the museum moved to its current location on Union Avenue near Saratoga race course, at which time inductions into the hall of fame began. Each spring, following the tabulation of the final votes, the announcement of new inductees is made, usually during Kentucky Derby Week in early May. The actual inductions are held in mid-August during the Saratoga race meeting.

The Hall of Fame's nominating committee selects eight to ten candidates from among the four Contemporary categories to be presented to the voters. Changes in voting procedures that commenced with the 2010 candidates allow the voters to choose multiple candidates from a single Contemporary category, instead of a single candidate from each of the four Contemporary categories.

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More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Museum_of_Racing_and_Hall_of_Fame

Official Website http://www.racingmuseum.org/

Email nmrmedia@racingmuseum.net

Phone +1 518 584 0400

Address Union Avenue 191, 12866 SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY

Coordinates 43°4'33.957" N -73°46'23.786" E

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