Golden history starts here
See 1800s cabins and a one-room school. Play with music and science. View real Golden history in our digital photos. Get a grasp of Golden’s fascinating timeline.
The History Center is your starting place for a visit. Play around with local music and cool science. Take in a movie or two. View Coors pottery made right down the street. Check out photos from days gone by. Open six days per week, 10 – 4:30. Get in the door for only $5. (Seniors and students are $3. Active military and teachers are free with ID. Kids 6 and younger are free.)
What was it like for early ranchers and farmers in the area? Get a taste of tough pioneer life at Clear Creek History Park. View the old cabins, a flock of 20 chickens, the smithy’s shop, and a one-room school. It’s all just a block from downtown. And it’s always free to get in.