Ornamental Separator

Governor's Palace Stables


CW Admission Required

Handicap Accessible

Discover the important roles horses played in colonial Virginia and in the Royal Governor of Virginia’s household. Meet our coachmen and grooms at the stables as they care for our horses, including our Cleveland Bays, which are part of our Rare Breeds Program. Learn about this breed that is now rarer than the Red Panda, and why it was popular in the 18th-century. Plus, you’ll hear how are horses are cared for today.

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