Her Majesty The Queen will open the National Heritage Centre for Horseracing & Sporting Art on Thursday 3rd November 2016

Friday, 28 October 2016

Her Majesty The Queen will officially open the National Heritage Centre for Horseracing & Sporting Art on 3rd November 2016. The opening ceremony will take place in the morning when Her Majesty will be introduced to a few of the equine stars in the Rothschild Yard before she is shown the museum including the Robert’s Veterinary Gallery and the Pivotal Racehorse Simulator Gallery supported by the Thompson Family Charitable Trust, as well as a gallery showing for the first time the recently excavated skeleton of Pot8os an important 18th century stallion. This will be followed by the unveiling of the official opening plaque and a tour of the Fred Packard Museum and Galleries of British Sporting Art, in Palace House.