Broomfield History & Museums

History comes alive in Broomfield through dynamic programs, projects and partnerships. Dedicated to telling authentic, diverse and inclusive stories through accessible programs, all residents and visitors can learn and contribute to understanding the past, engaging in the present and building the future.

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Broomfield Insight Series: Film screening, Only the Earth and the Mountains and panel discussion

Broomfield Auditorium, 3 Community Park Road
Wednesday, Dec 1, 7 p.m.
Free, Walk-In

"Only the Earth and the Mountains" by filmmaker Elleni Sclavenitis interrogates the narrative of settler colonialism in the American West and its implications to society today by examining the repercussions of the Sand Creek Massacre. 

After the thirty-minute film, stay for a panel discussion.

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Polar Express 

Broomfield Depot Museum, 2201 W 10th Ave, Broomfield, CO
Wednesday, Dec 18, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Free, Walk-In

The Polar Express" while sipping hot chocolate and munching on cookies. Feel free to wear your favorite pajamas (optional). Story times will be at 11am, 11:30am, 12pm, 2pm, and 2:30pm. Choose a storytime and then stay for the activities afterward! What better place than the historic Broomfield Depot to enjoy the magic of the holidays?

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Broomfield Heights Exhibit 

Broomfield Depot Museum
Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Free, walk-in

Learn about Broomfield in the 1950s as a planned suburban community through the Broomfield Heights: 60th Anniversary exhibit, presented at the Broomfield Depot Museum. Browse photos from the Broomfield Archives and the Library of Congress.

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Broomfield Veteran's Museum, winners of the Honorary Josephine Miles Award 

Congratulations to the Broomfield Veteran's Museum. The Broomfield Veteran’s Museum is the winner of the 2020 Josephine Miles Honorary Award from History Colorado! For more information visit the History Colorado website

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