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

Oct
1
Sat
10:00 am Pop Up TinType Portrait Studio @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Pop Up TinType Portrait Studio @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Oct 1 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Pop Up TinType Portrait Studio @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Join Tyler as he makes handcrafted tintype photographs of you the same way they did back in the 1800s. There will be wine, beer, and snacks!
Oct
8
Sat
4:00 pm Brian Whitman Wine & Cheese Art ... @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Brian Whitman Wine & Cheese Art ... @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Oct 8 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Brian Whitman Wine & Cheese Art Opening @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Brian Whitman Art Opening October 8th 4-6PM Meet the October artist, Brian Whitman, at our monthly wine & cheese opening at Cozens Ranch Museum. Brian’s work will be on display the month of October during[...]
Nov
5
Sat
4:00 pm Larceny of Livestock: The Dark S... @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Larceny of Livestock: The Dark S... @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Nov 5 @ 4:00 pm
Larceny of Livestock: The Dark Side of Colorado's Ranching History @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Join Colorado native & Western Author Randi Samuelson-Brown for an evening of brands, the larceny of livestock (aka rustling), shady characters, range and stock detectives and a host of other typically western notions and customs.[...]
Nov
11
Fri
4:00 pm Quilt of Valor Presentation & Op... @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Quilt of Valor Presentation & Op... @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Nov 11 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Quilt of Valor Presentation & Opening @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Quilts of Valor Presentation & Opening November 11th 4-6pm Join us for this very special Veteran’s Day at Cozens Ranch Museum. On display in the gallery will be several Quilts of Valor made by the[...]
Nov
12
Sat
5:30 pm 2022 Annual Meeting @ Cozens Ranch Museum
2022 Annual Meeting @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Nov 12 @ 5:30 pm
2022 Annual Meeting @ Cozens Ranch Museum
Grand County Historical Association Presents: 2022 Annual Meeting Cozens Ranch Museum November 12, 2022 5:30PM Join GCHA staff and board at our annual meeting for a Potlach! There will be a presentation on the state[...]

Museum Hours

Cozens Ranch Museum:
77849 US-40, Winter Park, CO
Sunday-Saturday 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 3 – August 27, 2022:
Fri & Sat 11am-2pm
* July 2nd: 8am-11am
Can open by appointment
Closed in Winter

Heritage Park Museum:
111 N. 4th St, Kremmling, CO
May 30 – Sept 5, 2022:
Fri & Sat 10am-4pm
Closed in Winter

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

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Our four museums are located between Winter Park & Kremmling.

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