Go Beyond the Archives

Learn & Engage

Through your contributions and stories, this Foundation emphasizes the positive impact the Palomino horse and their owners have made in the horse industry. Your direct involvement not only helps us to preserve the past but provides the pathway for his story to go beyond the archives and into the lives of today's Palomino enthusiasts and owners. Find a topic that interests you and let's discover the heritage of the Palomino horse together!

We invite you to visit the Palomino Heritage Museum to learn about the history of the Palomino horse. You can see several parade saddles and historic artifacts on display, research significant industry contributions, and discover stories ranging from backyard relationships to silver screen heroes, and passionate breeders to powerful, world-changing innovators.

Engaging is the First step in helping us to go beyond the archives!

While the Palomino Heritage Foundation seeks to fund meaningful and positive initiatives to preserve the Palomino legacy, we know everyone who has shared a Palomino with their life has an important story to tell. Be sure to sign up to receive all our news and announcements and share your Palomino story!
October 26, 2013 -

Your Palomino Horse Breeders Heritage Foundation board members have continued to work on the museum throughout the spring and summer.

August 4, 2013 -

The Palomino Horse Breeders Heritage Foundation has reached several milestones this year, with more coming. March 13th, saw the grand opening of the Museum at the PHBA offices in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

June 27, 2013 -

The PHB Heritage Foundation Board has decided to keep the original fee of $125.00 per class for entry to either of the Heritage classes.

March 13, 2013 -

The Palomino Horse Breeders Heritage Foundation, a non-profit housed under Palomino Horse Breeders of America (PHBA), today officially opened a museum dedicated to the Palomino Horse and the history of the organization in Tulsa.

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New Palomino Horse of the Year Award Unveiled

The Palomino Horse Breeders Heritage Foundation (PHBHF) debuted the Palomino Horse Breeders Heritage Foundation Horse of the Year at the 2019 Palomino Horse Breeders of America (PHBA) Annual Convention on March 16 in Tulsa, OK. Read more

Birth of the Palomino Horse Breeders of America

At the suggestion of Chester R. Upham, a group of interested Palomino owners and enthusiasts met at his Mandeville Canyon Ranch for the purpose of forming a Palomino registry and association. Read more

Ted Flowers (1914-1976)

Thank you to the Curtis and Elizabeth Corson family of New Jersey for donating an original (circa early 1950s) Ted Flowers Silver Parade Saddle to the Heritage Foundation. This saddle is proudly on display now as you come into the museum. It is a beautiful piece of work and represents such an important time in the history of the Palomino horse. Read more

Kids Only! Palomino Leaders Develop Youth Association

Wise leaders of PHBA in the early and mid- 1960’s, recognized that the youth of the association held the future of PHBA in their hands. Read more

Ranch Riding Champions Recognized at 2018 PHBA World Show

The Palomino Horse Breeders Heritage Foundation (PHBHF) is excited add novice youth and novice amateur champion awards to Ranch Riding at the 2018 Palomino Horse Breeders of America (PHBA) World Championship Show in Tunica, MS. Read more