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American Quarter Horse Heritage Center & Museum

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AQHA Museum

Great museum about cowboys and horses in different cultures. Kids would really enjoy. Beautiful... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2018
Misty C
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Timeline of History

Downstairs is a lot more kids oriented, which was well done but I wasn't there with children... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
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The development of the American Quarter Horse from colonial times to present day is traced through interactive exhibits, dramatic video presentations and live demonstrations.
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2601 I-40 East at Quarter Horse Dr, Amarillo, TX
+1 806-376-5181
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Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

Great museum about cowboys and horses in different cultures. Kids would really enjoy. Beautiful place.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Misty C
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Downstairs is a lot more kids oriented, which was well done but I wasn't there with children. Upstairs, though, had an awesome several room, elaborate, timeline of horse influence in American history that I found fascinating. They tied in what was happening in mainstream culture...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank amandaeliza23
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

The museum was so full of interesting materials and exhibits. For a small and specifically focused place they had plenty to learn and see. The cost of $7 for adults was a great price for the amount of information you got. Even if you are...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank doankd
Reviewed 28 August 2018

It was nothing like I expected. It was boring and a big disappointment for us all. My grandson had wanted to go there for such a long time, so we took him last fall and he was bored.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Mary P
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

I agree with most of the other reviews that this museum is especially wonderful if you are truly into horses, but there is somethings no here for everyone. We love bed seeing the chuck wagon and the original starting gate. Also, there were some fun...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank KayM506
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This museum is part of the American Quarter Horse Association, whose headquarters are in Amarillo, so naturally there's a lot of neat stuff about quarter horses. A big part of the AQHA mission is to acquaint people with how versatile the breed is, from roping...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

Cool place to hang out for a while. Young kids might get bored, but there is a lot of information and displays for adults.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank SunTraveler99
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

This place was a fun place to visit. We went during a recent open house and enjoyed it. There isn't too much for young kids and the whole center could be walked in an hour, even with kids. The open house was free, which is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 168brianv
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Great museum. Full of information regarding US history that occurred at the same time as Quarter Horses. Interactive displays and gorgeous art depicting the Quarter Horse.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank joancQ4915FD
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Anyone interested in horses, history of American quarter horses and especially famous horses will find so much! Since I grew up in Alaska and had never seen a horse until visiting the lower 48, I really appreciated learning something about the family business after I...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank JAE37
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Adults: $7 Seniors (55+): $6 Children (6-18): $3 Children (5 & under): Free Military Veterans: $4 Active duty military: Free