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The Animas Museum Events

Change to winter hours!

The Museum is now open Tuesday through Saturday, 10am to 4pm.

Saturday, November 11, 2017

"No Return from Over There" Robert McDaniel will explore the lives of Jose Trujillo and Wiley Sheets, two La Plata County soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice in World War I. Please join us for this free event at 1pm.

December 1 & 2, 2017

The annual Old Fashioned Christmas Bazaar will be held at the Museum Friday, December 1, from 5 to 7pm and Saturday, December 2, from 9am until 3pm.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Please give where you live and support us on Colorado Gives Day, Tuesday, December 5! This 24-hour movement is a chance to increase the value of your donation, thanks to the $1 Million Incentive Fund. Created by Community First Foundation and FirstBank, the fund increases the value of every dollar donated proportionally. Schedule your donations now to arrive on Colorado Gives Day. Your donations will process on Colorado Gives Day, December 5, and still count towards the $1 Million Incentive Fund and cash prize tallies

To schedule your Colorado Gives Day donations in advance, go to ColoradoGives.org/laplatacountyhistoricalsociety.

Saturday, January 27, 2018

Sharon Greve will give a talk about her new book "Beyond the Badge 1881 - 1949" followed by a book signing.

3065 West 2nd Ave.,
Durango, CO
(Corner of 31 St
and West 2nd Ave.)
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Adults: $5.00
Seniors 65+: $4.00
Children 7-12: $2.00
Members and Children
6 and under: FREE
May - October:
Monday - Saturday
10am - 5pm
November - April:
Tuesday - Saturday
10am - 4pm
P.O. Box 3384
Durango, CO 81302
(970) 259-2402
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