Parks and Gardens
Exhibitions and Talks
Taunton Racecourse, Orchard Portman, Taunton, TA3 7BL
28 Oct - 30 Dec 2020
Taunton Racecourse is England's youngest jumps racecourse and one of the most beautifully located in the country, with outstanding views to the wooded slopes of the Blackdown Hills, yet only a few minutes drive from the M5 and the centre of Taunton.
The Racecourse is 45 minutes by car from Exeter, one hour from Bristol, one and a half hours from Cardiff, just over two hours from Birmingham and three hours from London. Taunton is served by the rail line to the south west and by Bristol and Exeter Airports. At Taunton you can sense the atmosphere of raceday and the excitement of the race - it's this that makes Taunton Racecourse a unique venue. There can be no better way of entertaining your clients, family or friends than a day at the races - ‘The Sport of Kings'.
Our fully equipped restaurant and function rooms, professional and friendly service and first class cuisine at prices to suit every budget will guarantee that you have a memorable day out.
Wednesday 28th October
First Race 1.30pm / Last Race 4.30pm
Thursday 12th November
First Race 1.25pm / Last Race 4.10pm
Thursday 26th November
First Race 1.10pm / Last Race 3.50pm
Thursday 10th December
First Race 1pm / Last Race 3.40pm
Wednesday 30th December
First Race 12.45pm / Last Race 4pm
**Please check with venue before visiting**
Admission: allows access to all areas other than the members stand and private hospitality boxes. It includes both Grandstands and the Parade Ring/Winners Enclosure and the Orchard and Saddle Room Restaurants. The main racecourse office is also located in this enclosure. Admission allows free movement over to the centre course enclosure at the public crossing point in front of the stands. Crossing is not permitted while horses are on the course.
£20.00 on the day or £16 online in advance
Raceday Package includes admission for the chosen raceday, a food and drink voucher for a snack with a drink (beer/wine/soft drink) of your choosing, a racecard for the day and a betting voucher.
£35.00 (must be booked in advance online or from the Racing Office)
**Prices correct at time of publication**
National Hunt Racing at Taunton Racecourse
Taunton RacecourseOrchard PortmanTauntonSomersetTA3 7BLUnited Kingdom
T: 01823 337172
One of the top attractions in the town
A nature reserve and visitor centre under the guardianship of the National Trust
For Comic, Games, Toys & Collectables
Come and have a laugh – it’s one of the things we all do best!
The Ladyboys of Bangkok return to The Brewhouse with a brand new show.
A series of monthly talks held throughout 2020 by the Taunton Group
Here you will find a list of dog friendly attractions eatery, and near walks.
Request a copy of our visitor guide for 2020. Packed full to the brim of things to do, places to go and where to eat. Please email: visittaunton@s...
Discover historic sites and properties on a self-guided tour of Taunton.