Upcoming Museums Events

Jul 19 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Reclaiming Our Heritage Exhibit Opens @ Greeley History Museum
10:00 am
What does it mean to hold on to your own cultural heritage? If you lose your heritage, how do you find it again? “Reclaiming Our Heritage” explores the ways cultural groups lose their heritage and[...]
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
“Skål! Scandinavian Spirits” Exhibit Last Day @ Greeley History Museum | Greeley | Colorado | United States
10:00 am
Created by the Museum of Danish America and presented by Aalborg and Linie Aquavits, “Skål! Scandinavian Spirits” explores the history and traditions of drinking culture in Sweden, Norway, and Denmark, and how those traditions came[...]
Theme Day: Quilt History @ Centennial Village Museum
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Theme Day: Quilt History @ Centennial Village Museum
10:00 am
Join us for an opportunity to see and learn about historical and modern quilts in the Centennial Village setting from local quilters.
Jul 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
History Brown Bag: Young Chautauquans Perform @ Greeley History Museum
12:00 pm
On Thursday, July 25 at noon, several Young Chautauqua Scholars will present various historical figures as a pre-event for the High Plains Chautauqua.  Martin Lahman will present as Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Grace Stevens will present[...]
Jul 26 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Centennial Village Museum at the Weld County Fair @ Centennial Village Museum
10:00 am
Experience the Weld County western frontier with demonstrations, chuck wagon cooking, historic games, and more. Admission is $3 per person ages 3+. For information about the Weld County Fair, visit weldcountyfair.com.
Jul 27 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Centennial Village Museum at the Weld County Fair @ Centennial Village Museum
10:00 am
Experience the Weld County western frontier with demonstrations, chuck wagon cooking, historic games, and more. Admission is $3 per person ages 3+. For information about the Weld County Fair, visit weldcountyfair.com.
Pets ‘N’ Popsicles – 2019 @ Centennial Village Museum
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Pets ‘N’ Popsicles - 2019 @ Centennial Village Museum
10:00 am
Centennial Village Museum’s baby animals have grown up! It’s time for the annual Pets ‘N’ Popsicles event. Guests can experience the animals and enjoy a frozen treat. Wagon rides are available on Saturday and Sunday, weather[...]
Pets ‘N’ Popsicles – 2019 @ Centennial Village Museum
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Pets ‘N’ Popsicles - 2019 @ Centennial Village Museum
10:00 am
Centennial Village Museum’s baby animals have grown up! It’s time for the annual Pets ‘N’ Popsicles event. Guests can experience the animals and enjoy a frozen treat. Wagon rides are available on Saturday and Sunday, weather[...]
Pets ‘N’ Popsicles – 2019 @ Centennial Village Museum
Aug 4 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Pets ‘N’ Popsicles - 2019 @ Centennial Village Museum
12:00 pm
Centennial Village Museum’s baby animals have grown up! It’s time for the annual Pets ‘N’ Popsicles event. Guests can experience the animals and enjoy a frozen treat. Wagon rides are available on Saturday and Sunday, weather[...]
Pets ‘N’ Popsicles – 2019 @ Centennial Village Museum
Aug 9 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Pets ‘N’ Popsicles - 2019 @ Centennial Village Museum
10:00 am
Centennial Village Museum’s baby animals have grown up! It’s time for the annual Pets ‘N’ Popsicles event. Guests can experience the animals and enjoy a frozen treat. Wagon rides are available on Saturday and Sunday, weather[...]
Pets ‘N’ Popsicles – 2019 @ Centennial Village Museum
Aug 10 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Pets ‘N’ Popsicles - 2019 @ Centennial Village Museum
10:00 am
Centennial Village Museum’s baby animals have grown up! It’s time for the annual Pets ‘N’ Popsicles event. Guests can experience the animals and enjoy a frozen treat. Wagon rides are available on Saturday and Sunday, weather[...]
Pets ‘N’ Popsicles – 2019 @ Centennial Village Museum
Aug 11 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Pets ‘N’ Popsicles - 2019 @ Centennial Village Museum
12:00 pm
Centennial Village Museum’s baby animals have grown up! It’s time for the annual Pets ‘N’ Popsicles event. Guests can experience the animals and enjoy a frozen treat. Wagon rides are available on Saturday and Sunday, weather[...]
Sew Fabric-ated Exhibit Ends @ Greeley History Museum
Aug 11 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Sew Fabric-ated Exhibit Ends @ Greeley History Museum
12:00 pm
Sewing is an essential craft that has been practiced for centuries, whether out of necessity or pleasure – or a combination of the two.  In this exhibit, visitors can take a look the history of[...]
Sep 1 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Centennial Village Final Day of the Season @ Centennial Village Museum
12:00 pm
Labor Day weekend marks the final weekend to visit Centennial Village Museum during the regular summer operating season. Admission is $8 per adult, $6 per senior (ages 60+), and $5 per youth (ages 3-17). Enjoy[...]
Potato Day – 2019 @ Centennial Village Museum
Sep 14 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Potato Day - 2019 @ Centennial Village Museum
10:00 am
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 baked potato with your choice of delicious toppings. The event[...]
Sep 16 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Fall High Plains History Festival - 2019 (Closed to the Public) @ Centennial Village Museum
9:00 am
Since 1992, the City of Greeley Museums has produced a living history festival for elementary students with interactive elements and demonstrations illustrating life in Northern Colorado and the American West in the late 19th and[...]
Sep 17 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Fall High Plains History Festival - 2019 (Closed to the Public) @ Centennial Village Museum
9:00 am
Since 1992, the City of Greeley Museums has produced a living history festival for elementary students with interactive elements and demonstrations illustrating life in Northern Colorado and the American West in the late 19th and[...]
Sep 18 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Fall High Plains History Festival - 2019 (Closed to the Public) @ Centennial Village Museum
9:00 am
Since 1992, the City of Greeley Museums has produced a living history festival for elementary students with interactive elements and demonstrations illustrating life in Northern Colorado and the American West in the late 19th and[...]
Sep 19 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Fall High Plains History Festival - 2019 (Closed to the Public) @ Centennial Village Museum
9:00 am
Since 1992, the City of Greeley Museums has produced a living history festival for elementary students with interactive elements and demonstrations illustrating life in Northern Colorado and the American West in the late 19th and[...]
Sep 20 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Fall High Plains History Festival - 2019 (Closed to the Public) @ Centennial Village Museum
9:00 am
Since 1992, the City of Greeley Museums has produced a living history festival for elementary students with interactive elements and demonstrations illustrating life in Northern Colorado and the American West in the late 19th and[...]
Civil War Weekend – 2019 @ Centennial Village Museum
Sep 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Civil War Weekend - 2019 @ 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 a battle reenactment at 1 pm each day.[...]
Civil War Weekend – 2019 @ Centennial Village Museum
Sep 22 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Civil War Weekend - 2019 @ 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 a battle reenactment at 1 pm each day.[...]
Sep 22 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Reclaiming Our Heritage Exhibit Last Day @ Greeley History Museum
12:00 pm
What does it mean to hold on to your own cultural heritage? If you lose your heritage, how do you find it again? “Reclaiming Our Heritage” explores the ways cultural groups lose their heritage and[...]
History Brown Bag: Teetotalers, Stuffed Shirts & Canoe Paddlers: Union Colony Letter Writers @ Greeley History Museum | Greeley | Colorado | United States
12:00 pm
The September History Brown Bag topic is Teetotalers, Stuffed Shirts & Canoe Paddlers: Union Colony Letter Writers.  The presenter is City of Greeley Museum Manager, Dan Perry. The Greeley Historic Preservation Commission presents the  2019 History Brown[...]
Howl-O-Ween Trick or Treat – 2019 @ Centennial Village Museum
Oct 19 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Howl-O-Ween Trick or Treat - 2019 @ Centennial Village Museum
3:00 pm
Wear your spookiest (or silliest) costume and head to Centennial Village Museum for tricks and treats as you stop at our historical buildings. Try your hand at Halloween carnival games, check out the not-so-scary haunted house,[...]
Howl-O-Ween Trick or Treat – 2019 @ Centennial Village Museum
Oct 20 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Howl-O-Ween Trick or Treat - 2019 @ Centennial Village Museum
3:00 pm
Wear your spookiest (or silliest) costume and head to Centennial Village Museum for tricks and treats as you stop at our historical buildings. Try your hand at Halloween carnival games, check out the not-so-scary haunted house,[...]
Oct 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
History Brown Bag: History of the Colorado Railroad Museum and Artifacts @ Colorado Model Railroad Museum | Greeley | Colorado | United States
12:00 pm
In October, discover the history of the Colorado Model Railroad Museum and its artifacts. Michelle Kempema, the Executive Director of the Colorado Model Railroad Museum will lead this presentation and tour. The Greeley Historic Preservation Commission presents the [...]
Holiday Open House – 2019 @ Greeley History Museum
Nov 30 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Holiday Open House - 2019 @ Greeley History Museum
10:00 am
This event is held in conjunction with the Downtown Development Authority’s annual Holiday Open House event. During the event, families can enjoy free admission to the museum, craft activities for the kids and Cowboy Santa.
Homesteader’s Holiday – 2019 @ Centennial Village Museum
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Homesteader’s Holiday - 2019 @ Centennial Village Museum
10:00 am
Tour festively decorated historical homes and enjoy activities for the entire family. Visitors can participate in candle dipping, as well as creating their own holiday crafts. Food concessions will be available with proceeds benefiting the[...]
Jan 5 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Dakan Perspective: Over a Century of Father & Son Photography Exhibit Ends @ Greeley History Museum
12:00 pm
Explore over 100 years of photographic history of Northern Colorado through the work of father and son photographers Lew and Denny Dakan. From 1917 to 2017, their photos capture both nature and cities as they[...]