Welcome to thoroughbred country

DISCOVER THE PASSION

Welcome to Ireland, the land of the horse

Ireland’s global reputation as a leader in the breeding and racing of the Thoroughbred is long established. Our exclusive experiences provide an unparalleled chance to immerse yourself in the heart and passion of Irish racing and breeding. We have handpicked an array of captivating visitor experiences and attractions where you can meet the key figures responsible for upholding the global acclaim of the Irish thoroughbred; the breeders, the trainers, the jockeys and the unsung heroes. Step into our INSIDE TRACK and embark on an extraordinary journey like no other.

The Experiences

Crossogue Equestrian
Crossogue Equestrian
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Fethard Horse Country Experience
Fethard Horse Country Experience
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Fethard Horse Country Experience & Coolmore Stud Tour
Fethard Horse Country Experience & Coolmore Stud Tour
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Jessica Harrington Racing Experience
Jessica Harrington Racing Experience
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JP Murtagh Racing VIP Experience
JP Murtagh Racing VIP Experience
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Kildangan Stud - Foal to Fame Tour
Kildangan Stud - Foal to Fame Tour
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Private Tour - The Irish National Stud
Private Tour - The Irish National Stud
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Racing Royalty
Racing Royalty
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The Curragh - Behind the Scenes
The Curragh - Behind the Scenes
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Tipperary Museum of Hidden History and Forge Experience
Tipperary Museum of Hidden History and Forge Experience
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Where Legends Are Made
Where Legends Are Made
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The Experiences

Meet the team

Thoroughbred Country is a collaborative effort between members of the Tourism and Thoroughbred industries, dedicated to enhancing tourism in counties Kildare and Tipperary. Our mission is not only to promote this remarkable industry but also to make it more accessible to the public and to share our wonderful stories, people, horses and destinations.

CEO
Laura Magee

Laura and the Thoroughbred Country team would be delighted to chat to you and assist however possible in your plans to visit Thoroughbred Country.

Marketing manager
Elinor Wolf

Elinor and the team are waiting to chat with you about your plans to visit Thoroughbred Country. We look forward to hearing from you.      

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