The Animas Museum Events
Friday, September 21, 9:45am
Meet Thomas Edison at the Animas Museum and check out our latest mini-exhibit on the history of electricity in Durango.
Saturday, September 22
Visit the Animas Museum for free on Saturday, September 22 as part of Smithsonian Magazine's Museum Day. Please download a ticket here, good for 2 people.
Wednesday, October 10, 5-7pm
Come visit the Animas Museum's booth at the Animas City Farmer's Market. They will be having some special events that evening and the Museum will be open until 7pm with a discounted admission fee. The Market is held on the corner of North Main Ave. and 30th St.
Saturday, October 13, 1pm
Charles DiFerdinando, local historian, will be giving his talk "The War with With Nature" about the 1918 Flu epidemic that devastated southwest Colorado at the Museum. Admission is free, donations are always welcome.
Saturday, November 10, 10-4
Last chance to visit the Museum to see our exhibit on how World War I affected Durango. A special mini-exhibit will be on display comparing aviator's gear in World War I with gear used in the Viet Nam war in the 1960s.
Sunday, November 11, 1pm
Meet at the American Legion memorial (block 15) of Greenmount Cemetery for a tour honoring those who served in World War I. Learn more about some of the veterans as we commemorate the end of the "War to End All Wars."
Friday and Saturday, November 30 & December 1
Get some shopping done at the annual Christmas Bazaar! On Friday, visit the historic Joy Cabin for refreshments, the bazaar will be open from 4-7pm. Saturday hours will be 10-3.