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

Jul
20
Sat
5:00 pm 4Bar4 a Community Presentation @ Cozens Ranch Museum
4Bar4 a Community Presentation @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Jul 20 @ 5:00 pm
4Bar4 a Community Presentation @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Join us at Cozens Ranch for a special presentation on the story of the 4Bar4 and the restoration progress. This community presentation is FREE! July 20th5pmFREE
Aug
2
Fri
4:00 pm Karen Fletcher Art Reception @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Karen Fletcher Art Reception @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Aug 2 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Karen Fletcher Art Reception @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Local artist Karen Fletcher will showcase her work at Cozens Ranch Museum during the month of August. Her show, titled “The Full Gamut: Exploring Size, Seasons and Subjects”, will feature local landscapes, wildlife and a[...]
Aug
3
Sat
9:00 am Selak Historic Trek @ Legacy Park Ranch Pavillion
Selak Historic Trek @ Legacy Park Ranch Pavillion
Aug 3 @ 9:00 am
Selak Historic Trek @ Legacy Park Ranch Pavillion
Join us for a rare chance to visit the site of the historic Selak Ranch, Post Office, and Stage Stop. Light refreshments will be offered following the site visit. August 3rd 9am $40 non-members/$30 GCHA[...]
Mar
8
Sat
all-day Emily Warner & Women Airline Pil... @ Emily Warner Field Aviation Museum
Emily Warner & Women Airline Pil... @ Emily Warner Field Aviation Museum
Mar 8 all-day
March 8th: Celebrate Emily Warner & Women Airline Pilots Day Join us every year on March 8th for an annual celebration to honor Emily Warner and women pilots in history! Emily Warner is America’s Pioneer[...]
Mar
8
Sun
all-day Emily Warner & Women Airline Pil... @ Emily Warner Field Aviation Museum
Emily Warner & Women Airline Pil... @ Emily Warner Field Aviation Museum
Mar 8 – Mar 9 all-day
March 8th: Celebrate Emily Warner & Women Airline Pilots Day Join us every year on March 8th for an annual celebration to honor Emily Warner and women pilots in history! Emily Warner is America’s Pioneer[...]

Museum Hours

Cozens Ranch Museum:
77849 US-40, Winter Park, CO
Open Wednesday-Sunday 10-4, closed Mon-Tuesday

Pioneer Village Museum:
110 E Byers Ave,
Hot Sulphur Springs, CO
Open Wednesday-Sunday 10-4, closed Mon-Tuesday

Emily Warner Field Aviation Museum:
1023 Co Rd 610, Granby, CO
May 31 thru August 31, 2024:
Fri & Sat 11am-2pm
* July 6th: 8am-11am
Can open by appointment
Closed in Winter

Heritage Park Museum:
111 N. 4th St, Kremmling, CO
TBA – Sept 4, 2023:
Fri & Sat 10am-4pm
*Please call to confirm hours 970-725-6009
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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