Category: Astor House

Golden: Long History of Attracting Cyclists

Golden: Long History of Attracting Cyclists

Golden History Museums has been researching the Astor House by exploring historic editions of the Colorado Transcript, found online through the Colorado Historic Newspapers Collection. We are looking for new stories to include when we update the exhibits in the...

Hybrid Models for the Future of Museums

Last week while I was at a meeting at the American Alliance of Museums in Washington, DC, I had a chance to catch up with Elizabeth Merritt, founder and director of the Center for the Future of Museums. She was previewing some of the emerging trends that she’s been...

Inside the Astor House is here!

The wait is finally over! Inside the Astor House, our brand new publication featuring new research on our 1867 boarding house, has just arrived from the printer and is now on sale. Barb Warden, author of Funiculars of Golden Colorado, says,“This book is a great...