This new contemporary exhibition explores sporting phrases we use in everyday life without even thinking.

There are some classic well-known phrases such as 'the ball's in your court', while others are more obscure, their origins more complicated. Come and see how many phrases you use all the time without even realising where they came from.

National Horseracing Museum

Palace House, Palace Street, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 8EP

01638 667314


Opening times

Open every Tuesday – Sunday 10am-5pm

Closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day

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