Featured Events

Aug 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
History Brown Bag: How to Care for Old Photos @ Greeley History Museum
12:00 pm
According to the Library of Congress, historians and the public should take proper care when handling photographic materials by: Having clean hands and wearing non-scratching, microfiber or nitrile gloves; having a clean work area; Keeping[...]
H2O Exhibition Opens @ Greeley History Museum
Sep 2 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
H2O Exhibition Opens @ Greeley History Museum
10:00 am
H2O is the compound known as water, a fragile and finite global resource. Understanding our water sources, knowing how much water we use to sustain our societies, and protecting our water and ecosystems from pollutants[...]
Sep 3 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
10:00 am
“Well Dressed in Weld: Fur” Exhibition at the Greeley History Museum, 714 8th Ave. This exhibit features animal hides, the fashions created with them and how the demand for hides drove the market on fur[...]
Sep 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Potato Day by the Friends of the Greeley Museums @ Centennial Village Museum
10:00 am
Potato Day 30th Anniversary at Centennial Village, 1475 A St. The entire family will enjoy a full day of living history demonstrations, toe-tapping musical entertainment, tasty food and kids’ activities. Sink your teeth into a[...]
Sep 13 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
10:00 am
This super-fun fashion exhibit pulls a ton of interesting floral-patterned clothing items from the museum’s collections. Learn about the floral pattern influence on style throughout the years and check out some of our more “funky”[...]
Sep 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
History Brown Bag: Custer and Manifest Destiny @ Greeley History Museum
12:00 pm
Jim Vanek, retired educator and Custer historian, presents “Custer and Manifest Destiny” as part of the Historic Preservation Program’s History Brown Bag Series. Manifest Destiny is a term for the attitude during the Grant administration, or post-Civil[...]
Civil War Weekend @ Centennial Village Museum
Sep 30 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Civil War Weekend @ Centennial Village Museum
10:00 am
Visitors to the museum will enjoy this Civil War Living History event. Witness a day in the life of a Civil War soldier as they recreate drills, and battle reenactments. Costumed reenactors will have their tents[...]
Civil War Weekend @ Centennial Village Museum
Oct 1 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Civil War Weekend @ Centennial Village Museum
12:00 pm
Visitors to the museum will enjoy this Civil War Living History event. Witness a day in the life of a Civil War soldier as they recreate drills, and battle reenactments. Costumed reenactors will have their tents[...]
Howl-O-Ween Trick-or-Treat @ Centennial Village Museum
Oct 21 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Howl-O-Ween Trick-or-Treat @ Centennial Village Museum
3:00 pm
Howl-O-Ween Trick or Treat at Centennial Village, 1475 A St. Wear your spookiest (or silliest) costume and head to Centennial Village for tricks and treats as you stop at each of our historic structures. Try your[...]
Howl-O-Ween Trick-or-Treat @ Centennial Village Museum
Oct 22 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Howl-O-Ween Trick-or-Treat @ Centennial Village Museum
3:00 pm
Howl-O-Ween Trick or Treat at Centennial Village, 1475 A St. Wear your spookiest (or silliest) costume and head to Centennial Village for tricks and treats as you stop at each of our historic structures. Try your[...]
Oct 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
History Brown Bag: Frances Wisebard Jacobs and the United Way @ Greeley History Museum
12:00 pm
Frances Wisebart Jacobs was known as Denver’s Mother of Charities, a title she earned as one of the founders of the Charities Organization Society (now the United Way) and the woman responsible for National Jewish[...]
Veteran’s Day Closure @ Greeley History Museum
Nov 10 all-day
12:00 am
The Greeley History Museum is closed in observance of Veteran’s Day.
Holiday Open House @ Greeley History Museum
Nov 25 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Holiday Open House @ Greeley History Museum
10:00 am
Holiday Open House at Greeley History Museum, 714 8th St. This event is in conjunction with the Downtown Development Authority’s Holiday Open House event and features a museum free day! Enjoy craft activities for the[...]
Homesteader’s Holiday @ Centennial Village Museum
Dec 2 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Homesteader’s Holiday @ Centennial Village Museum
10:00 am
Visitors can enjoy candle dipping in the Carriage House as well as creating their own ornaments in the Lone Valley School. Food concessions are available in the Hall House with proceeds benefiting the Friends of[...]
Dec 3 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
“Made for the Tourist Trade” Exhibit Ends @ Greeley History Museum
12:00 pm
Exhibit Final Day. Westward expansion was driven, in large part, by railroad travel that could take visitors from coast to coast quickly and conveniently. Along with that expansion came demand for Southwest Native American pieces[...]
Feb 18 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
12:00 pm
This super-fun fashion exhibit pulls a ton of interesting floral-patterned clothing items from the museum’s collections. Learn about the floral pattern influence on style throughout the years and check out some of our more “funky”[...]
H2O Exhibition Final Day @ Greeley History Museum
May 20 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
H2O Exhibition Final Day @ Greeley History Museum
10:30 am
H2O is the compound known as water, a fragile and finite global resource. Understanding our water sources, knowing how much water we use to sustain our societies, and protecting our water and ecosystems from pollutants[...]