Home on the Range

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Monday June 26

9:00 AM  –  12:30 PM

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 26 – June 30, 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
  • Session 2:  July 24- July 28, 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.