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NEW! STORYLINE
Looking for some fun the whole family will enjoy and even learn a few facts about Aurora in the process? Jump in your car and take a drive through history with Story Line. The Aurora History Museum and the Historic Sites & Preservation Office are proud to announce the launch of Story Line, an audio tour resource for Aurora residents and visitors.

To access the Story Line program, call 303-739-6681 and follow the instructions. Each historic site has a narrative that will tell the listener information about the location. Use the Historic Sites brochure below as a guide.

Current Historic Sites Brochure (Large PDF)
DELANEY FARM REGION
  
Gully House
John Gully Homestead House
DeLaney Farm Historic District
200 S. Chambers Rd.
Built: 1870-1871
Aurora Historic Landmark #3
Landmarked: 1986
National Register of Historic Places
  

Round Barn
DeLaney Round Barn
170 S. Chambers Rd.
Built: 1902
Aurora Historic Landmark #9
Landmarked: 1989
National Register of Historic Places
  


Coal Creek Schoolhouse
Coal Creek Schoolhouse
Near intersection of 1st Ave & Chambers Road
Built: 1928
Aurora Historic Landmark #18
Landmarked: 2001
  



DeLaney Farm Historic District Color
DeLaney Farm Historic District
Chambers Road & Alameda
Aurora Historic District
Landmarked: 1997
  




ORIGINAL AURORA REGION
  
William Smith House
William Smith House
412 Oswego Ct.
Built: 1910
Aurora Historic Landmark #2
Landmarked: 1986
National Register of Historic Places
  


Historic William Smith School
Historic William Smith School
10000 E. 13th Ave.
Built: 1931
Aurora Historic Landmark #4
Landmarked: 1986
  



Aurora Fox
Aurora Fox Arts Center
9900 E. Colfax Ave.
Built: 1946
Aurora Historic Landmark #5
Landmarked: 1987
  



Milliken House
H.M. Milliken House
1638 Galena St.
Built: 1891
Aurora Historic Landmark #6
Landmarked: 1987
  



Italian Villa
Italian Villa
1785 Hanover St.
Built: 1925
Aurora Historic Landmark #8
Landmarked: 1988
  



Gilligan House
Thomas F. Gilligan House
1455 Beeler St.
Built: 1925
Aurora Historic Landmark #10
Landmarked: 1990
  



Centennial House
Centennial House
1671 Galena St.
Built: 1890
Aurora Historic Landmark #11
Landmarked: 1993
National Register of Historic Places
  



2027 Galena
Fuller House
2027 Galena St.
Built: 1892
Aurora Historic Landmark #17
Landmarked: 2001

  


Marshall Cowing House
Marshall Cowing House
1580 Dallas St.
Built: 1892
Aurora Historic Landmark #19
Landmarked: 2004
  



Hornbein Building
Hornbein Building
9901 E. 16th Ave.
Built: 1953
Aurora Historic Landmark #20
Landmarked: 2005
  



Robidoux House
Robidoux House
1615 Galena Street
Built: 1913
Aurora Historic Landmark #25
Landmarked: 2011
National Register of Historic Places
  


St. Therese School
St. Therese School
1200 Kenton St.
Built: 1956
Aurora Historic Landmark #23
Landmarked: 2007
  



MILITARY LANDMARKS
  
Red Cross Building
Red Cross Building and Memorial 525
12862 E. Montview Blvd.
Built: 1918
Aurora Historic Landmark #15
Landmarked: 1999
  



Lowry Building 880
Lowry Building 880
1016 Boston St.
Built: 1942
Aurora Historic Landmark #12
Landmarked: 1995
National Register of Historic Places
  


Fitzsimons Guardhouses
Guardhouses at Fitzsimons General’s Park
Colfax Ave. & Peoria St.
Built: 1919
Aurora Historic Landmark 13
Landmarked: 1999
  



General's Pond Fitz
Fitzsimons General’s Pond - Water Fowl Preserve
1561 Quentin Street
Built: 1901
Aurora Historic Landmark #14
Landmarked: 1999
  



American War Mothers Memorial House
American War Mothers National Memorial Home
1601 Peoria St.
Built: 1924-1926
Aurora Historic Landmark #7
Landmarked: 1988
  



SMOKY HILL REGION
  
Melvin School
Melvin School
4950 S. Laredo St.
Built: 1922
Aurora Historic Landmark #1
Landmarked: 1986
National Register of Historic Places
  


Toll Gate Creek Archaeological Site Marker
Toll Gate Creek Archaeological Site
2141 South Kittredge Way
Aurora Historic Landmark #21
Landmarked 2003
  




Smoky Hill Trail Site Marker
Smoky Hill Trail Historic Marker 
24000 Smoky Hill Road
Aurora Historic Landmark #22
Landmarked: 2006
  




EASTERN AURORA
   
KOA Building
KOA Building
18500 E. Colfax Ave.
Built: 1934
Aurora Historic Landmark #16
Landmarked: 2001
  



Trolley Trailer No 610
Trolley Trailer No. 610
Undergoing restoration
Built: 1913
Aurora Historic Landmark #24
Landmarked: 2008
  



City of Aurora Colorado -- 15151 E. Alameda Pkwy -- Aurora, CO 80012            Access Aurora: 303-739-7000