Museums
Boulder, Colorado
History, Historic House
To foster understanding and appreciation for the unique history of the Boulder region and the resourceful, innovative people who have chosen to live here - a living history that grows with each new generation.
Boulder, Colorado
Art, Children's, Culture
The Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art is a dynamic venue dedicated to the presentation of significant art of our time. Through an innovative program of regional, national and international exhibition and performance, the museum inspires and educates its communities and visitors from around the world to explore the forefront and evolution of contemporary art.
Boulder, Colorado
Art, Culture, University
THE CU ART MUSEUM WILL BE CLOSING MAY 12, 2007 through FALL 2009 FOR CONSTRUCTION OF THE NEW VISUAL ARTS COMPLEX WHICH WILL HOUSE AN EXPANDED CU ART MUSEUM. PLEASE CONTINUE TO CHECK OUR WEBSITE FOR UPDATES ON OUTREACH EXHIBITIONS AND EVENTS.
Boulder, Colorado
Culture, History, University
Not long after its completion in April 1876, the University of Colorado's Main Building was described as "an imposing structure...Its head above a barren and wind-swept plain...A monument of patience, looking down upon the frontier village...Removed from any sidewalk by nearly a mile of mud.
Boulder, Colorado
Art, Culture, University
Construction is underway on the new Visual Arts Complex (VAC), which will synthesize art, history, and high technology to create a new hub for creative expression. Scheduled to open in 2009-10, the complex will be home of the CU Art Museum and the Department of Art and Art History, a cross-disciplinary program ranked among the finest in the nation.
Gold Hill, Colorado
History
"Preserving Gold Hill" A collection of Gold Hill's past(mining,pioneers, artifacts, old photographs)for future generations.' Museum.History='Housed in the historic St. James Chapel, built in 1941 for the "Bluebirds" (organization of Chicago business women) for a place to worship. Historic Gold Hill Inc purchased it in 1997 to become the Gold Hill Museum.
Boulder, Colorado
Art, Children's, Culture, History
The Leanin’ Tree Museum and Sculpture Garden of Western and Wildlife Art features fine art paintings and bronzes of western America created after 1930. The collection consists of cowboys, Indians, wildlife and landscapes. Two hundred and fifty paintings and 150 bronze sculptures created by over 100 artists are on permanent display.
Louisville, Colorado
Historical Society
Boulder, Colorado
History, Natural History, University
The University of Colorado Museum offers a wide range of special events and educational programs throughout the year. The Museum and Field Studies Graduate Program offers students an opportunity to earn a Master of Science degree or a certificate in Museum Studies. The exhibition galleries are open to the public seven days a week, free of charge.