Would you have been a successful homesteader in Colorado? Explore the daily lives of early settlers – and what life was like on the wagon trail – while learning about the Homestead Act of 1862 that brought so many pioneers west for a life on the range! Experience early pioneer activities, such as making homemade butter and a natural herbal bug spray. Costumes encouraged!
Please choose a session start date using the Other Dates button above:
- Session 1: June 20 – June 24, 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
- Session 2: July 11 – July 15, 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
Please also review this Summer Programs Guide for more general information.
Note: If you are a museum member, be sure to register and sign in using the links at the top of this page for a discount on your tickets.