The only public, FREE museum in Aurora, Colorado, the Aurora History Museum is a community-based cultural center featuring changing history, natural history, culture, fine and decorative arts exhibits and programs.
15051 E. Alameda Parkway
Aurora, CO 80012
We are located in the Aurora Municipal Center Complex, next to the Aurora Central Library
and the Aurora Municipal Justice Center.
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It's Finally Here! We're Breaking Ground!
It’s finally happening, and we’re going to celebrate! We will officially break ground on the Aurora History Museum’s New Addition, lovingly named for our friend Ruth Fountain, in a special ceremony on March 18th at 2:00 p.m. Join us as we celebrate the marvelous restoration of Trolley Trailer No. 610, Ruth Fountain (& Bob Eide), the labor of love it took to get here, and the unwavering support of all of our good friends.
Join the Aurora Museum Foundation as they raise money to help fund the design, construction, and installationo f the new gallery exhibits for the soon to be constructed Ruth Fountain Addition at the Museum.
Date: Thursday, March 20, 2014
Time: 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Location: Heritage Eagle Bend Clubhouse, Aurora
Ticket Price: $50 per person.
More information and to buy tickets visit: www.auroramuseumfoundation.org.
Please complete the entire application.
Our partner organization, the Aurora Historical Society has launched a new web site. Check it out at: auroracohistoricalsociety.org
Thank you to everyone who participated in this year's Festival of Wreaths. It was a record breaking year and we could not have done it without you! THANKS!
Fiesta Dinnerware presented by Lynne Evans
If you have a collection you would like to share, please call 303-739-6658 or email: email@example.com.
The Aurora History Museum is a program of the Cultural Services Division, Library & Cultural Services Department, city of Aurora. The Cultural Services Division is the largest single provider of arts and culture in the city of Aurora offering programs in performing arts, fine arts, history, and public art.