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The American Saddlebred Museum

4083 Iron Works Pkwy, Lexington, KY 40511-8483
+1 859-259-2746
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A Must See for Horse Lovers

As an American Saddlebred owner and lover, this museum really hits the spot for me. For those... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
bumpthat
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Interesting museum

I was so impressed with the history and style of the Saddlebred. The museum was informative and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Annie W
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Richland Center, Wisconsin
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Explore the history and legends of the American Saddlebred, Kentucky's only native breed, at this museum which includes various exhibits and an award winning multi-image show, "Saddlebred for America."
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good23%
  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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4083 Iron Works Pkwy, Lexington, KY 40511-8483
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Reviewed 3 days ago

As an American Saddlebred owner and lover, this museum really hits the spot for me. For those already familiar with the breed (and with horse showing in general), this museum gives a great overview of all things American Saddlebred. The museum, to me, seems to...More

Thank bumpthat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was so impressed with the history and style of the Saddlebred. The museum was informative and easy to explore. Staff was educated in the breed and helpful.

Thank Annie W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Awesome place to visit and tour. the staff were very helpful. It was very clean, air conditioned and had a lot of great things to look at and very educational too.

Thank UJCHOG
Reviewed 28 June 2017

The museum was a must see for us since we raise Saddlebred horses. The Tom and Donna Moore exhibit was great to see.

Thank Penny R
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Very interesting photos and memorabilia of Saddlebreds and their many uses. Enjoyed the photo op locations!

Thank bartsbuds
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Lots of history and displays to see. Would be a great place for kids to learn about saddledbreds. We have been once before but revisited and saw new additions.

Thank creekshop
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Great artifacts, great hands-on activities that are are unique. Ride a saddlebred via green screen! You don't need a lot of time, but don't miss it especially in the less optimal weather (all indoors).

1  Thank BarbBronder
Reviewed 20 September 2016

This is a well designed and highly informative museum of the horse. The trip is worth it just to see the mechanized galloping horse statue that shows all the fluid movement of joints in a running horse. The displays are excellent and info very worthwhile....More

1  Thank Daniel F
Reviewed 27 July 2016

The museum is very nice. It is a wonderful tribute to the great horses and their owners and trainers. Recommend it highly.

1  Thank Glenn F
Reviewed 12 July 2016

We found this museum to be quite diminutive, but with a fair number of enjoyable attractions and activities for younger children. Perhaps we missed something, but it took us only a short while to go through their facilities. Still, with the free tickets that came...More

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Response from Creeker01 | Reviewed this property |
WINTER SEASON - Includes Next Day Free November 2, 2015 - March 15, 2016, 9 am to 5 pm (closed on Mondays & Tuesdays, Thanksgiving Eve & Day, Christmas Eve & Day, New Year's Eve & Day). Adult $12.00 Children (6-12) $6.00... More
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