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History Colorado Center

1200 Broadway, Denver, CO
+1 303-447-8679
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Established in 1879, the Colorado Historical Society - now known as History Colorado - offers the public access to cultural and heritage resources of Colorado, including statewide museums and special programs for individuals and families, collection stewardship of Colorado's historic treasures, educational resources for schools, students and teachers, services related to preservation, archaeology and history, and a research library. It is headquartered in the History Colorado Center in Denver's Golden Triangle Museum District.
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1200 Broadway, Denver, CO
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Some very cool things in this museum. Fun things for both parents and kids. I enjoyed the virtual ski jump!

Thank maryjoanfive
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Our family spend a Sunday afternoon here and found it totally engaging. We learned a lot about Colorado history and there were many other exhibits as well such as Lego, baseball, etc. It is in a great location tih other sights to see as well...More

Thank 303vernon
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As an east coaster, I knew very little about Colorado history. This was a great way to learn more. It was also a conveniently located option (2 blocks from the Denver Art Museum) via the Mile High Culture Pass. I began on the top floor...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This modern, airy museum in the city’s cultural district was a great find. As first time visitors to Denver, we learned a great deal about the city and the region. There were many interactive displays and short films that made it very engaging. The exhibit...More

1  Thank Newton72
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The displays and exhibits are a very good record of the history of Colorado starting from the Utes tribes which migrated to the area 1 300 years ago. Beaver and buffalo drew hunters and in 1821 the Santa Fe trail opened. The Gold Rush of...More

Thank JohnSB3
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great venue to see Colorado life in the past 100 years. Currently on display a wonderful and comprehensive display of Baseball throughout the past years, with numerous displays and historic items, Includes players from Babe Ruth to current stars. Comparable to Baseball Hall of...More

Thank NJReviewer-2016
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here on a whim when I had some time to kill. It was not a bad decision!! There are great exhibits in this museum and lots of interactive things to do for both kids and adults. Don’t miss the virtual ski jump and the...More

Thank Stephanie T
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is where my Mom wanted to go for Mother's Day. It is a great place to visit if you are interested in CO history. The interactive displays are fun for young and old. They provide a broad depth of information across all walks of...More

1  Thank Hayley B
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Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised at how many different aspects of Colorado history this museum displays. We originally stopped by just because it’s close to the art museum but we really enjoyed it and learned a lot. There are many hands-on exhibits to try out, and...More

Thank Jes H
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Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

Pleasantly surprised how much Colorado history was available to explore in this museum! Thoroughly enjoyed each floor of this museum and all the variety of displays. Colorado A-Z and the mine simulation were our favorites. Would definitely recommend visiting if ever in the Denver area.

Thank Lisa E
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MELANIE T
October 10, 2016|
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Response from lynn10749 | Reviewed this property |
Check directly with the museum. They were very helpful. We had discount tickets -we bought a package for $25 for three days - discounts and free entrances. So, we did good and saved over the $25 outlay = it may be similar... More
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