For 75 years, Del Mar has hosted some of racing’s most iconic horses and horsemen and has brought the thrill of the race to millions of fans. This year, the Del Mar season runs July 18 through September 5.
Joe Harper, CEO of Del Mar Thoroughbred Club (DMTC), says
“Horses are at the very core of what America is all about. They are a large part of our history and they live on with us today as both symbol and reality of all the things that are good and true and strong in our society.”
The San Diego Natural History Museum will be displaying iconic photographs from the DMTC's historic collection.
In this special San Diego-only section of The Horse , you will:
The Del Mar Thoroughbred Club and theNAT have developed special activities in support of The Horse including Racetrack Clubhouse ticket giveaways for Museum patrons on special partner days and a special Race Sponsorship Day, when an actual race will be named in honor of The Horse . Keep an eye on theNAT’s Facebook page for the latest information!