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Down Royal Racecourse

Down Royal Racecourse, Maze, Lisburn, County Antrim, BT27 5RW
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Down Royal Racecourse has brought the ‘Sport of Kings’ to generations of people in Ulster since the 17th Century and is proud to boast some of the most modern facilities for any racegoer.

At Down Royal Racecourse you’ll find not only an amazing racetrack and top-quality racing events but also outstanding hospitality packages and dining options within the grounds to suit an array of price ranges.

With 13 fixtures across the year, Down Royal offers a truly unique day out for all.

General Admission: £10 - £25 (under 14s enter free of charge)
Hospitality Suite Packages: Start from £55 (+VAT) per person

Race meetings dates and times vary.  Visit to find out more.

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Entrance £10 - £25. (Ulster Derby Day £12, and NI Festival of Racing Day £15)
Children under 14 go free.

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Tel+44 (0) 28 9262 1256

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Opening Times

* Racecourse opening times vary depending on the race meeting, please check for full details.
Office opening hours Monday to Friday from 09:00 - 17:00.

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Road Directions

Directions from Town:From Belfast: M1 south, exit at Sprucefield/Hillsborough. Proceed A1 carriageway. Top of hill turn right across carriageway (to follow brown heritage signs) before the Hillsborough roundabout. Continue down Harry’s Road to crossroads and go straight through. Continue on the Aghnatrisk Road to next crossroads and turn right onto Kesh Road. Racecourse is about 2 miles further down the road. From Dublin: N1 north to M1. A1 carriageway through Hillsborough Roundabout - take first left turn onto Harry's Road. Proceed as above.

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