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

Jun
22
Sat
2:00 pm Historic Crafting: Cooking Condi... @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Historic Crafting: Cooking Condi... @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Jun 22 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Historic Crafting: Cooking Condiments @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Get ready for summer picnics with homemade condiments. Make your own mustard & mayonnaise using recipes from the late 1800s! Registration required Register at gchaonline.square.site or at the museums  
Jun
23
Sun
2:00 pm Historic Crafting: Cooking Condi... @ Pioneer Village Museum
Historic Crafting: Cooking Condi... @ Pioneer Village Museum
Jun 23 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Historic Crafting: Cooking Condiments @ Pioneer Village Museum
Get ready for summer picnics with homemade condiments. Make your own mustard & mayonnaise using recipes from the late 1800s! Registration required Register at gchaonline.square.site or at the museums  
Jul
6
Sat
4:00 pm Paul Nutting Art Reception @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Paul Nutting Art Reception @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Jul 6 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Paul Nutting Art Reception @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Join us in celebrating July’s artist, Paul Nautting! The Cozens Ranch gallery welcomes Paul for his show titled, “Across Colorado,” which will showcase the views of Grand County and more preseved in oil. While Paul’s[...]
Jul
13
Sat
5:00 pm Museum After Dark: Parlor Games @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Museum After Dark: Parlor Games @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Jul 13 @ 5:00 pm
Museum After Dark: Parlor Games @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Join us for another Museum After Dark. This time we’re busting out the Parlor Games! Drinks, snacks, games & prizes… What more could a GCHA member want! This event is for GCHA Members only! You[...]
5:00 pm Museum After Dark: Parlor Games @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Museum After Dark: Parlor Games @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Jul 13 @ 5:00 pm
Museum After Dark: Parlor Games @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Join us for another Museum After Dark. This time we’re busting out the Parlor Games! Drinks, snacks, games & prizes… What more could a GCHA member want! This event is for GCHA Members only, you[...]

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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Quilt Trail & Driving Tours

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