Palace House

The BSAT is a founder member of Palace House National Heritage Centre for Horseracing and Sporting Art, Newmarket. along side the National Horseracing Museum and the Retraining of Racehorses charity.

Palace House is situated on the site of the Palace built by Charles II in 1671 for his twice a year visits to Newmarket. The Fred Packard Museum and Gallleries of British Sporting Art are located in the remaining portion of the Palace. Here the permanent displays of the very best of sporting art are located.

Palace House will soon become the new home of the BSAT Paul Mellon library for British Sporting Art and the BSAT archive. The library will open for researchers later on in the year.

Membership of the BSAT gives free access to Palace House. 


Palace House Opening Times

Closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

  Open       Close     
Monday 10:00 17:00
Tuesday 10:00 17:00
Wednesday                     10:00 17:00
Thursday 10:00 17:00
Friday 10:00 17:00
Saturday 10:00 17:00
Sunday 10:00 17:00