Discover Colorado at this interesting museum that features a wide range of exhibits, kids' activities and educational programming. Visitors can learn about the history of the Boulder area through displays of artifacts from the museum's collection of over 45,000 historically significant objects. Be sure to check out special exhibits like Chief Niwot: Legend & Legacy or Evolution of Activewear: Fibers, Function & Fashion. Kids age 4-8 years old can explore and enjoy hands-on activities and art projects in the Children's Discovery Room.
Entry fee is $6 adults, $4 seniors, $3 children and students. Kids under 5 enter free.
Open from 10am-5pm, Tuesday-Friday; 12pm-4pm, Saturday-Sunday.
Free First Sundays
Snowshoe History Tour
Summer Play Dates
Children's Discovery Room
Is there Parking near the history museum?
Yes, the museum has a parking lot, accessible from Euclid Ave., and free 2-hour parking is also available on the surrounding streets.
Are there exhibits for children at the history museum?
Yes, the Children's Discovery Room offers hands-on fun for young kids all year long. The museum also offers a wide range of children's programming during the summer months.