Every child is welcome, regardless of their level of need, and the staff have an excellent understanding of education and how to inspire young minds, and the next generation, to engage with our cultural heritage

Deputy Head Teacher

Learning and schools

The Alborada Education Centre (funded through the generosity of The Alborada Trust) and a picnic room with cloakroom facilities are available for all learning groups.

Learning & schools

Essential information


  • Self-led visit: FREE OF CHARGE. (Self-led visits must be booked in advance)
  • Private Behind the Scenes tour available: £25 for the group. Meet and greet ex-racehorses, plus a chance to explore and ask questions about the forge, horse-walker and weigh bridge. (Maximum 30 students. Must be booked in advance)
  • Half day workshop: £125 (Maximum 30 students. Must be booked in advance)
  • Accompanying adults FREE OF CHARGE

Contact information

To ensure the best experiences for groups, all educational visits must be booked in advance. To plan your visit please contact:

Gabrielle Bell by email or call 01638 667314.

NHRM is an Artsmark Partner and an Arts Award Centre. Please contact us if you are interested in working with us on Artsmark or Arts Award. NHRM is also a Children’s University Destination. NHRM is proud to have been awarded its second Learning Outside The Classroom Quality Badge from the Council for Learning Outside The Classroom.

Learning & schools

Resources for teachers

We have a number of resources for teachers that can be downloaded and printed with optional educational activities to support school visits to the National Horse Racing Museum

These resources have been developed with KS1 and KS2 in mind but are adaptable for other age groups

Learning & schools

Self-led visits

You are welcome to bring your group to explore at your own pace and with your own focus.

Self-led visits are FREE but must be booked in advance.


  • Use of group picnic room to use as a base
  • Self-led visit information sheet
  • FREE preliminary visit for lead teacher and a colleague
  • Risk assessments

Learning & schools


We are working very hard to keep everyone Covid safe.

If you are interested in a workshop, please contact Gabrielle Bell by email or call 01638 667314 so that we can discuss how best to achieve this for your group. Thank you.