Palo Alto Battlefield NHP
Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park is a small, but dynamic park that is continuing to develop. To keep informed of park activities, programs, exhibits and events, check out our page. News Releases
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Did You Know?
Like his rider, Zachary Taylor’s horse became a national hero. Praised for his bravery in battle, “Old Whitey” became the subject of portraits, poetry, and music. When Taylor became President in 1850, the horse was allowed to graze on the White House lawn.