Tue., July 19 10-11:30 am
Kids will spend about 15 minutes learning the history of the old schoolhouse, then join instructor Anne Hockenberry to complete a “Plein Air’ take-home painting of this historic building.
Cost. $30. Register here.
History Tours. All year.
6-acre property with 28 historical buildings, indoor displays, and over half-a-million artifacts. Guided tours (when guides available) and self-guided tours. Allow 2 hours for a tour
July 16 & 17
2-day celebration of our Farm & Ranch Heritage with live music, gunfights, cash bar, demonstrations, petting zoo, kids art show. Vendors, Food Trucks. Antique Sale.
Aug. 26 & 27
2-day tribute to our western movies history. With live music, gunfights, cash bar, demonstrations, movie re-enactments, kids art show. Vendors, Food Trucks.
Offered morning and afternoon, tours take about 2 hours and educate kids about local history and learn about different aspects of the period. Cost $4/child for groups larger than 10. Contact Darcie to book a school tour.
Cost: Parent-chaperones, $5. Teachers are free.
Museum of the Mountain West
68169 E. Miami Rd.
Montrose CO 81401