Phased Re-opening Announced for Golden History Museum & Park

Golden History Museum & Park Phased Re-opening Announced

Press Advisory

GOLDEN, Colo., June 26, 2020

Phase 1: Summer Camp and Homestead Open House

Golden History Museum & Park is excited to announce the next steps in our phased reopening plan. Phase 1 began on June 15 at the Golden History Park with the beginning of Hands-on History Summer Camp. Homestead Open House began on June 20 and will occur each Saturday from 10 am – 2 pm. For more information visit

Phase 2: Limited Museum Hours and Days

Phase 2 begins on Thursday, July 2, with the reopening of the Golden History Museum. Daily admission will resume at the museum with limited hours. The museum will be open Thursday-Saturday from 10 am – 2 pm by reservation or walk-up, as spots are available. Reservations can be made up to two weeks in advance. Admission is free.

To make an advance reservation visitors must call the museum’s main number 303-278-3557. Reservations will be offered every 30 minutes or upon availability based on museum capacity. Walk up tickets may also be obtained upon availability. A temporary ticket booth will be set up on the Museum’s Creekside Patio. The 10th Street doors will be exit only, except for visitors with disabilities.

Building capacity will not exceed 30 persons including staff, volunteers, summer campers, and guests. Current CDC and CDPHE standards for disinfection will be strictly followed. Phases may be subject to changes. For up-to-date information call or visit

Commitment to Community Health

All guests will be required to make a commitment to the health of our entire Golden community when registering to visit the Golden History Museum & Park. These commitments are:

  • I will wear a mask to cover my mouth and nose when feasible
  • I will wash my hands frequently
  • I will maintain six feet of social distancing
  • I will stay home if I am sick