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Small Group Tours

Explore Racing History with a Visit to the Living Legends and Racing Museum

TBA, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia

Activity provided by Show Me Melbourne

4.5 hours (approx.) - English

Show Me Melbourne

Be picked up from the pier and travel in air-conditioned comfort to Living Legends – home of some of our favourite retired racehorse champions. The tour includes Devonshire tea and time in the racing museum.

Highlights
  • Travel by air-conditioned minibus to Living Legends – home to some favourite retired champion race horses.
  • Meet, pat and feed the horses and talk to the stable hands that care for them.
  • Relax in the beautiful, historic homestead of Woodlands Historic Park with a delicious Devonshire Tea.
  • Explore the on-site museum.
  • Travel back to your cruise ship or hotel.
Description
Take a comfortable, air-conditioned minibus ride to Living Legends, the home of some of the most celebrated retired champion race horses, such as Apache Cat, Fields of Omagh, Silent Witness, Brew, Efficient, Tom Melbourne, Fawkner and Almandin. Get up close and personal with these majestic creatures, patting and feeding them, and talking to the stable hands that look after them. Living Legends is modelled closely on the Home of Rest for Horses in the United Kingdom, and is dedicated to equine research, education and training, with special attention given to the care of older horses. After your visit, take some time to explore the historic homestead of Woodlands Historic Park, enjoy a delicious Devonshire Tea, and then make your way back to your cruise ship or hotel.
Itinerary

-Travel by air-conditioned minibus
-Opportunity to meet, pat and feed the horses
-Talk to the stable hands that care for them
-Support equine research, education and training
-Care of older horses
-Relax in the beautiful, historic homestead
-Delicious Devonshire Tea
-Explore the on-site museum
-Travel back to cruise ship or hotel

Starting Location
TBA, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia.
Itineraries are subject to change.
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