Tipperary Thoroughbred Trail
A Tour Through Tipperary’s Rich Equine Heritage
Private Tour - Fethard Horse Country Museum: Located in the heart of the Golden Vale, the Fethard Horse Country Experience offers visitors the opportunity to discover the rich culture, heritage and history of the region. Part of Ireland’s Ancient East, this interactive experience examines the relationship between the people, the land and the horse revealing how they are all inextricably linked. Spread out over two floors within the 17th century Tholsel building, the engaging nature of the exhibition makes it an enjoyable and informative activity to begin Tipperary’s Thoroughbred Trail. This is an immersive experience for racing and breeding enthusiasts, and truly sets the scene for your private tour of Coolmore Stud Farm.
Private Tour - Coolmore Stud Farm: Coolmore Stud, based in Fethard, County Tipperary in the Republic of Ireland, is widely acknowledged to be the world’s biggest, and best, thoroughbred racehorse breeding operation. Owned by John Magnier and situated in the heart of the Golden Vale on over 7,000 prime acres of Ireland’s finest limestone land, Coolmore provides the perfect environment for breeding and raising thoroughbreds. Accompanied by your dedicated Equine Concierge, enter through the hallowed gates of Coolmore and experience life at one of the world’s largest and most successful thoroughbred racehorse breeding operations. Learn about the farm’s incredible history and racing legacy while getting up close and personal with champion stallions and mares