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The Whitney Viewing Stand

Visit the modern revival of this Saratoga Race Track landmark!

Congress Park Carousel - Saratoga Springs NY The Whitney Viewing Stand overlooks the Oklahoma Training Track across from the Saratoga Race Track in Saratoga Springs, NY.

The Whitney Viewing Stand at the Oklahoma Training Track allows everyone to experience a bird's-eye view of the horses' morning training sessions and workouts. This gorgeous landmark was dedicated to the Whitneys - one of thoroughbred racing's most dedicated and philanthropic families - in 2013 during the Saratoga 150 Celebration.

Modeled after the 1892 Judges Stand at the Saratoga Race Course, the Whitney Viewing Stand seeks to keep the rich history of Saratoga alive by combining the new with the old.

The Oklahoma Training Track is located across the street from the main Saratoga Race Course track. The easiest way to access the Whitney Viewing Stand is via the Oklahoma Training Track's East Avenue gate.

Whitney Viewing Stand Hours

The Whitney Viewing Stand is open to the public throughout the summer meet from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM. There is also a representative on hand to answer any questions.

Did you know? In Congress Park, there is also an historic wooden carousel, featuring gorgeous painted ponies for kids to ride!

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SARATOGA Racetrack Info

Opening Day: Fri, July 21, 2017

Travers Stakes: TBA

Final Stretch Weekend: Sept 2 - Sept 4, 2017

Closing Day: Mon, Sept 4, 2017

For information prior to the season: (718) 641-4700 or (516) 488-6000

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