Women's History Month

Laura Huntley

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In 1974, a large collection of over 1,800 objects were donated the museum by Laura Huntley. Laura was an avid antique collector and the items in the donation are a valuable resource to the museum. Laura was born to Albert and Ella (Romke) Giem in Castle Rock, Colorado on April 2, 1895. From there, the […]

Museum Blog

Colorful Characters

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Our museum collection holds pieces of many different lives in both papers and objects. One such paper is a note written by Victor Miller, a rancher from Cotopaxi. While the note primarily focuses on the antelope and bighorn sheep hunting seasons, a small section notes his involvement in the recapture of two escapees from the […]

Fremont County

Preserving History

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If you or someone you know is a long-time resident of Fremont County and would like to join in a filmed discussion of ranching in the county, stop by the museum tomorrow at 9 AM! Coffee and a light snack will be provided. We would love to hear your stories and grow our oral history […]