March is Membership Month

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The Animas Museum is La Plata County's house of history.

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About Us

The Animas Museum is owned and operated by the La Plata County Historical Society, whose directors and staff have transformed the 1904 Animas City School building into a charming local history museum.

The Museum is currently closed to the public. We offer a variety of exhibits and programs online. Please contact us for assistance with access to our research library and photo archives at info@animasmuseum.org

Visit our online exhibits.

Register for upcoming webinars.

Visit our online bookstore

Click here to buy books

Click here to buy digital images