Newmarket is famous as a major centre for horseracing. The town has two racecourses and many racedays. Various tours are available, for details see www.discovernewmarket.co.uk. Newmarket Bus Station is ¾ mile from the Rail Station.
Public transport in Suffolk: www.suffolkonboard.com
Accommodation in Newmarket (with distance from station):
Palace House is the last remaining section of Charles II’s 17th century racing palace.
The site is now the National Heritage Centre for Horseracing and British Sporting Art with a
National Horseracing Museum, gallery of British Sporting Art and demonstrations of retraining former racehorses (see website for times).
Restaurant. Tel. 01638 667314.
Open M-S 1000-1600, Sun 1100-1600.