History Colorado Center, Denver

History Colorado Center, Denver - Address, Phone Number, Ticket Price

Address: 1200 Broadway, Denver, CO 80203, United States

Phone: +1-3034478679

Ticket Price: 12 USD

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Time Required: 02:00 Hrs

Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

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About History Colorado Center, Denver

This should be the first place you visit on your Denver tour. It's a beautiful shortcut to learning everything about the city's history. The main highlights are:

  • Living West: Colorado and Denver's natural environment, and the role of water in the region.
  • Mesa Verde: Ancient history exhibit telling the story of the Ancestral Puebloans with artefacts.
  • Dust Bowl: The Black Sunday dust storm of 1935 and its aftermath.
  • Mountains: The role of the mountains in the region and the wildlife they support.
  • Destination Colorado: The story of the now forgotten town of Keota.
  • Colorado Stories: The people who helped shaped Colorado's history and identity.
  • Time Machine: Interactive steampunk exhibit and map made of concrete tiles.
  • Denver A-Z
  • The Denver Diorama: Denver as it looked in the 1800s in a diorama.

History Colorado Center Information

  • Check attraction website for upcoming exhibits.
  • Check out the cafe and the gift shop.
  • Park at Civic Center Cultural Complex garage at 12th Avenue and Broadway.
  • Wheelchair accessible.

History Colorado Center Ticket Prices

  • Senior $10 (65 and older)
  • Student $10 (ages 19–22 with student ID)
  • Youth (ages 6–18) (free with adult)
  • Child (5 and under) free

How To reach History Colorado Center by Public Transport

  • By Buses 0, 0L, 3L, 6, 10m 83Dm 83L, 87L, 100L, 116X, CS, CV, CX, ES, EV, EX, P stop Lincoln St & 13th Ave.
  • By Bus 52 stop Bannock St & W 13th Ave.
  • Drive, cycle, or take a taxi to here.

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History Colorado Center, Denver Reviews - Write a Review

  • The history Colorado center is a place not to be missed by tourists and locals alike! Colorado has such a rich heritage. From the original Native American tribes throughout the state to Spanish settlers, pioneers, mountain men, fur traders and miners;each contributed to the heritage of Colorado and this building tells that story in a compelling way that keeps both kids and adults entertained while they learn about the important history chapters of the Centennial State.

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  • It was a lot of fun and very interactive. Me and my boyfriend went and we enjoyed learning about the history of Colorado. A lot of little kiddos on field trips but there was plenty of space to enjoy the museum on your own.

  • This museum has 4 levels and many exhibits. You can discover diverse stories of Denver and Colorado communities. You can explore the Western American Art alongside the history of Colorado from A to Z. It is a great place for the whole family.

  • I attended a conference hosted here. The conference rooms and catering were great. Didn't get to explore much of the other areas but everyone was nice, it's in a great area of downtown and has a lot to offer

  • Excellent exhibits from every corner of the state. Immersive dust bowl and centennial experiences. Really neat interactive display about the CO watershed too. Worth the $8.

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