Museum visitors will be able to see the evolution of horses across the ages as they view artwork, interactive displays, and cultural objects—from the dozen species that roamed the plains of North America to the modern race horses.
Friday, July 25; Saturday, July 26; Sunday, July 27
12 p.m.-4 p.m.
• Horse Cork Activity: Draw with inspiration from acclaimed artist Deborah Butterfield as well as other equestrian artists, then use found objects to make a horse.
• Horse Coloring Activity: Choose from a selection of horse coloring pages and add your artist flare!
• Horse Evolution Activity: 55 millions years ago horses looked a lot different than they do today. Examine horse skulls and leg bones to discover how horses adapted to the ever-changing climate.
• Roping Activity: Take to the saddle and try your hand at ropin' cattle.
More information on the exhibit can be found here.