GCHA Museums are now open to the public. In order to protect our staff, volunteers, and visitors, we require that ALL people in our museums wear masks. Hand sanitizer is available upon request.

At present, we are limiting the number of guests in each museum to 10/day. No more than 6 people will be allowed in the museum at a time. Thank you for your understanding!
– GCHA Board of Directors and Staff

Welcome to Grand County Historical Association!

Grand County Historical Association (GCHA) operates four museums located in Grand County, Colorado: the Cozens Ranch Museum, the Emily Warner Field and Aviation Museum, Heritage Park, and Pioneer Village. Established in 1974 following in the footsteps of the Grand County Pioneer Society, GCHA is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that was created to bring together people interested in history and to preserve the history, historical artifacts, and historical buildings in Grand County.

Featured Events

GCHA hosts a variety of events throughout the year, from exhibit openings, author talks, history treks, kids programs, special museum events and fundraisers like the annual Taste of History. Be sure to subscribe to our Email Newsletter to get the latest updates about what’s happening. Visit the Events page for a complete listing of scheduled events.

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Events

Aug
6
Fri
10:00 am Pioneer School Days @ Pioneer Village Museum
Pioneer School Days @ Pioneer Village Museum
Aug 6 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
School age children (2nd to 6th grade) can come and live the historic one-room school experience. In addition to reading, skill development, and etiquette, there will be the opportunity to make homemade lemonade as well[...]
Aug
29
Sun
1:00 pm Sunday at the Ranch @ Strawberry Creek Ranch
Sunday at the Ranch @ Strawberry Creek Ranch
Aug 29 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Sunday at the Ranch (formerly The Taste of History) is our big, exciting annual fundraiser. The event will include a delicious catered meal, drinks, live music, an outstanding auction, friendship, and family fun. Click here for[...]

Museum Hours

Cozens Ranch Museum:
77849 US-40, Winter Park, CO
Summer: Sun-Sat 10am-4pm
Winter: Thurs-Sun 10am-4pm

Pioneer Village Museum:
110 E Byers Ave,
Hot Sulphur Springs, CO
Sunday-Saturday 10am-4pm

Emily Warner Field Aviation Museum:
1023 Co Rd 610, Granby, CO
June 4 – August 28, 2021:
Fri & Sat 11am-2pm *
* Saturday, July 3rd, 8-11am
Can open by appointment
Closed in Winter

Heritage Park Museum:
111 N. 4th St, Kremmling, CO
May 31 – Sept 6, 2021:
Fri & Sat 10am-4pm
Closed in Winter

>> Visit the Museums page for info, directions & contact

Visit a Museum Today

Our four museums are located between Winter Park & Kremmling.

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Help support GCHA preserve & promote local history by donating.

Quilt Trail & Driving Tours

Experience the rich history of Grand County through local tours and more.