Category: Events and Programs

Adult Programs Survey Results

Adult Programs Survey Results

Firstly, thank you to all who took the time to participate in our online survey pertaining to adult programs. Adult programs are an important part of Golden History Museum & Park because they are a wonderful way to explore new topics and to regularly connect with...
Golden’s Historic Cemeteries

Golden’s Historic Cemeteries

Founded in 1859, Golden attracted many people seeking freedom, prosperity, and the adventure of the Wild West. However, due to tragedy, violence and disease, many have had to make one of Golden’s historic cemeteries their eternal resting place. Before Golden built its...
Golden’s Dark History

Golden’s Dark History

The following article appeared in the May issue of The Golden Informer. An upcoming lecture at Golden History Museums will explore a dark chapter in the city’s history. Program attendees will hear the story of the Ku Klux Klan’s existence in Golden, their large...
Made for the Stage

Made for the Stage

The following article appeared in the April issue of The Golden Informer. Golden History Museums’ Hands-on History Summer Camp will have a new theme this year for campers aged 6 – 8 entitled “Art Explorers.” Campers in “Art Explorers” will get a variety of art...
Flagging Down the Real History

Flagging Down the Real History

The following article appeared in the March issue of The Golden Informer. One of Golden History Museums’ most storied and visually arresting objects is an impressive 12’ x 24’ American flag. The flag bears 38 stars, representing Colorado’s admission as the 38th state...