The American Saddlebred Museum is planning a weekend celebration of two legends of our industry, Tom and Donna Moore. The weekend kicks off with the opening of the 2017 exhibit, Legends of the Saddlebred World: The Lives & Times of Tom & Donna Moore. The opening will be held at the Museum’s Showplace for Saddlebreds on the grounds of the Kentucky Horse Park on Friday, February 24, 2017; from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
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The American Saddlebred Museum’s 2016 exhibit will open to the public on April 1, 2016. Titled Trainers’ Treasures: Gifts From Saddlebred Professionals, the exhibit will run through December 30, 2016.
Lovers of Kentucky’s first native breed of horse, the beautiful American Saddlebred, will thoroughly enjoy the 2014 special exhibition entitled Oak Hill Farm – A Jewel of the Bluegrass, presented by the American Saddlebred Musem’s Showplace for Saddlebreds on the grounds of the Kentucky Horse Park.
The exhibition explores the American Saddlebred showing and breeding empire of Harrodsburg’s Oak Hill Farm. On display are hundreds of items, including photos, paintings, trophies and furnishings from the estate of the farm’s owner Jean McLean Davis.
The American Saddlebred Museum’s 2013 special exhibit is sure to entertain and interest horse fans and antique buffs alike. Entitled The Art of Selling with Saddlebreds: The Show Horse in Vintage Advertising, it will feature images of the breed on products, printed advertising and corporate collectibles dating from the late 1800s through the 1970s.