search cancel – Take Your Place In History is the online version of the Colorado Historical Society, a public institution founded in 1879. brings the unique character of Colorado’s past to more than a million people each year through historical museums and highway markers, exhibitions, manuscript and photograph collections, historical and archaeological preservation services, and educational programs for children and adults. In short, the Society collects, preserves, and interprets the history of Colorado for present and future generations. A nonprofit agency with its own membership, the Society is also a state institution located within Colorado’s Department of Higher Education. Through this site you can access much information about the places in charge of this organization, which operates twelve historic sites and museums at 10 locations around the state, including the Colorado History Museum in Denver. The Society’s collections-protected and conserved, contain more than 125,000 artifacts and eight million historical documents, including books, maps, photographs, diaries, and newspapers.


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