Step back in time to Colorado’s Centennial Decade, 1866-1876, with a visit to Centennial Village Museum, 1475 A St. Spend Memorial Day weekend exploring the 8-acre living history museum. Check out blacksmithing, timber cutting, and chuckwagon cooking demonstrations. Opened during the nation’s bicentennial in 1976, Centennial Village Museum preserves and interprets American western heritage in the Colorado high plains region over the last 150 years. Some of Weld County’s oldest structures are located in this museum.
During Centennial Celebration, visitors can also enjoy a historical performance by the Buffalo Soldiers on May 27 at 2 p.m.
Admission to Centennial Village Museum is $8 per adult, $6 per senior (60+), $5 per child (ages 3-17). The museum also has a special family rate of $18 which includes admission for up to 5 people.