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York Racecourse, York

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York Racecourse is a horse racing venue in York, North Yorkshire, England.

It is the third biggest racecourse in Britain in terms of total prize money offered, and second behind Ascot in prize money offered per meeting. It attracts around 350,000 racegoers per year and stages three of the UK's 36 annual Group 1 races – the Juddmonte International Stakes, the Nunthorpe Stakes and the Yorkshire Oaks.

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  • I booked to go to york races with my friends but it was cancelled so I tried to get our money back by emailing them. I emailed several times without any answer. DO NOT book with the money grabbers...  more »
  • This is a fine area for a walk and many people come here ot walk dogs or exercise Once upon a time, horses ran round within railings outlining a course. It is rumoured they do quietly when no-one is.....  more »
  • Visited this racecourse last summer and while the weather and racing was excellent, I left with an uncomfortable feeling the place is just a money making machine. The pitiful number of seats and...  more »
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  • Excellent experience. Never been before. Took my disabled son who is in a wheelchair. Good parking spot. Fast tracked through the bag check area. Friendly helpful staff. A great day out.
  • This racecourse is amazing. We go on every year on a bus trip on the Thursday to the ebor meeting. We also use to go Before this with our parents when we were children. It's a fabulous day out only concern I had this time was that they had security on the entrance of the toilets straight after the last race and would not allow people in. Never happened all the time I've been going to york. ( disgraceful).
  • Was out here for the annual geek convention (York Unleashed). Very well laid out and well sign marked building, lots of space, although it can get crowded at times. Fully wheelchair accessible, but you have to move between a couple different elevators to get to every floor.
  • Great days racing poor seating or none in grandstand. Getting out of car park after racing shocking. One hour and we are still in car park, no stewards etc, absolute disgrace, never again
  • Fantastic experience at the ebor event loved every minute. Atmosphere was amazing. Expensive for beers about 6 quid a pint. But what a brilliant place. Great views at finish line and parade ring were excellent. Had I've cream for 2.70 which was really good. Can't wait to go again

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