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
7
Fri
9:45 am Botany Trek with Mike & Leslie C... @ Pioneer Village Museum
Botany Trek with Mike & Leslie C... @ Pioneer Village Museum
Jun 7 @ 9:45 am
Botany Trek with Mike & Leslie Crosby @ Pioneer Village Museum
Kick off the 2024 Hot Sulphur Days Celebration with a Botany Trek along the Parshall Divide with Mike & Leslie Crosby! Join us for a morning of identifying and discussing a variety of flora along[...]
Jun
8
Sat
1:00 pm Demos & Discussions at Pioneer V... @ Pioneer Village Museum
Demos & Discussions at Pioneer V... @ Pioneer Village Museum
Jun 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Demos & Discussions at Pioneer Village @ Pioneer Village Museum
Stop by Pioneer Village to see what GCHA’s Collections Manager, Laura K.N. Jones, is up to!She could be cataloging, cleaning, organizing, or repairing any number of items from our collection. This is also a great[...]
Jun
15
Sat
9:00 am Selak Historic Trek @ Legacy Park Ranch Pavillion
Selak Historic Trek @ Legacy Park Ranch Pavillion
Jun 15 @ 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. June 15th 9am $40 non-members/$30 GCHA[...]
Jun
22
Sat
1:00 pm Demos & Discussions at Pioneer V... @ Pioneer Village Museum
Demos & Discussions at Pioneer V... @ Pioneer Village Museum
Jun 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Demos & Discussions at Pioneer Village @ Pioneer Village Museum
Stop by Pioneer Village to see what GCHA’s Collections Manager, Laura K.N. Jones, is up to!She could be cataloging, cleaning, organizing, or repairing any number of items from our collection. This is also a great[...]
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  

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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