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artifacts, memorabilia, documents, clothing,
letters, photographs and oral histories.
Boulder History Museum
1206 Euclid Ave.
Boulder, 80302; 303-449-3464
Located in the landmark 1899 Harbeck
Bergheim House on University Hill, the
museum collects, preserves, and presents
Boulder’s history to the community. The
museum maintains a collection of more
than 45,000 objects; conducts programs and
activities for youth and adults; publishes a
bi-annual newsletter with historical research;
and produces an annual community event,
SummerFest in June.
Bowles House Museum
3924 W. 72nd Ave., Westminster, 80030
The Westminster Historical Society operates this 1872 homestead-turned-museum.
The Bowles House features artifacts from
the Westminster area, as well as rotating
Buffalo Bill Grave and Museum
987- 1/2 Lookout Mountain Rd; Golden, 80401
The Buffalo Bill Grave and Museum
memorializes the life of William F.
“Buffalo Bill” Cody and includes Western
art, firearms, and Western and Indian arti-
facts—including Sitting Bull’s bow and
arrows and Buffalo Bill’s show outfits.
Buffalo Bill’s grave is on the site, which
is owned and operated by the City and
County of Denver.
Byers-Evans House Museum
1310 Bannock St., Denver, 80203
The Byers-Evans House was home to two
prominent Denver families and is one of
the city’s most historic landmarks. Built in
1883, it has been beautifully restored to the
period between 1912 and 1924. Polished
wood finishes, brightly patterned wallpapers, ornate mantles, and period draperies
form a backdrop for a rich variety of Evans
family furnishings. Take a guided tour of
the home, attend a lecture, or browse the
rotating art gallery.
Children’s Museum of Denver at
2121 Children’s Museum Drive
Denver, 80211; 303-433-7444
This popular Denver attraction has fostered
imaginative play for over 40 years. The
Children’s Museum of Denver at Marsico
Campus serves children newborn through
age 8 and their families. Innovative and inter-
active exhibits, engaging daily programming
and exciting year-round special events mean
there is always something for kids to do. With
more than 500,000 visitors each year, the
Museum offers a dynamic learning environ-
ment to explore, create, play and discover.
Clyfford Still Museum
1250 Bannock Street, Denver, 80202
The newest addition to Denver’s Civic
Center Cultural Complex, the Clyfford Still
Museum is located at the corner of 13th
Avenue and Bannock Street in downtown
Denver. The museum holds 94 percent of
the artist’s work as well as documents about
his life and a biographical film. Rotating
exhibitions give visitors a chance to see
Still’s full range of work over time.
Colorado Railroad Museum
17155 W. 44th Ave.
Golden, 80403; 800-365-6263
Recognized as one of the best privately
supported rail museums in the country,
the Colorado Railroad Museum was
opened more than 50 years ago. More than
70 historic narrow and standard gauge
Photos courtesy of The Children’s Museum of Denver