Phar Lap the Wonder Horse

Past Event: 25 October 2008 to 13 January 2009

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Phar Lap the wonder Horse

See the original illustrations from Phar Lap the Wonder Horse – a new children's book.

Make sure you pop into Melbourne Museum to see the beautiful art works and verse from Museum Victoria's latest children's book, Phar Lap the Wonder Horse.

Phar Lap the Wonder Horse is Museum Victoria's latest children's book and is the result of a collaboration between author, Jackie Kerin, artist and illustrator Patricia Mullins and Museum Victoria.

Phar Lap the Wonder Horse is available to purchase from the Melbourne Museum Shop, call (03) 8341 7620 for more details.

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Abie 4 April, 2011 13:46
Best exhibition that I've seen in the museum. The recreation of the horse is astounding.
Elyse Bell 31 October, 2012 11:55
I love Phar Lap. I love his whole story and how he won so many races and changed history. I was wondering if you would have any more information on Harry Telford, his trainer and half-owner in the early years.
Discovery Centre 31 October, 2012 12:02
Hi Elyse, check out the Phar Lap website for heaps more information about Phar Lap and his life!
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jordanbarry 4 December, 2012 07:44
hi I checked out phar. lap yesterday it was awesome thats my bobby boy

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