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Address: 2720 W Pullman Rd, Moscow, ID 83843-4024
Phone Number: 208.882.5578 ext. 279
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Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Appaloosa Showcase

This is a small museum, but well displayed. It has many artifacts that pertain to horses. It also has information about Native Americans. The video is very informative and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
Lisa B
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a small museum, but well displayed. It has many artifacts that pertain to horses. It also has information about Native Americans. The video is very informative and educational. Staff was friendly.

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Thank Lisa B
Lynnwood, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

The Appaloosa Museum is part horse, part history museum right on the state line. It's definitely worth the stop. The museum is split in 2. One side mainly tells the history of both the horses and the area. There is a short video that is worth watching. The Appaloosa horses do have an interesting history. Native American artifacts and horse... More 

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Thank Rainier72
Moscow, Idaho
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

We have tired to go to the museum THREE times in the last two weeks. Even though we are going during posted hours it is never open. You can talk to the switchboard and those folks are nice but even they don't know why it is always closed. My granddaughter was very disappointed.

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Thank LisaCarlson
Moscow, Idaho
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016

The museum has plenty of history, but nothing that you can't find on the internet. It is just a regular museum, with nothing really special. The upside is that you can see some Appaloosas if you come at the right time.

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Thank N5271ZWsamanthah
Washington state
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016

The museum has been there forever and is worth a stop if you're a horse buff and especially love the breed and its history (and the Palouse in general). It's a short stop as it's actually a pretty small place and does not take long to see.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

The Appaloosa Museum is located on the Moscow-Pullman highway just on the west edge of Moscow proper. Ostensibly dedicated to the history of the Appaloosa horse, the museum touches upon several aspects of the breed including its long association with the Indians and horse shows. The horses are not always on site - call in advance if you wish to... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

This museum is free but a donation is requested. The museum is very small but has a wonderful history of the Native Americans. I've visited many native American museums but this one seemed kind of special. There is a map that shows how the Native Americans were hunted down and how the Appaloosa Horse almost became extinct because of a... More 

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Pullman, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

A small local gem. It's a wonderful place for chilDren to learn about the area and the Native American heritage.

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Thank Jane S
Moscow, Idaho
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Very interesting and historically informative. Small gift shop with nice local items. Free admission

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Sun Valley-Ketchum, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Fabulous quaint museum that any horse lover would be charmed by! The hours are a bit sketchy but it is worth waiting till they are open.

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