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 Depot Museum
Saturdays, April 2 - July 3,  11 a.m. - 4 p.m. 
Free, Walk-in

Starting April 2, enjoy the Roots / Raices exhibit at the Depot. Explore artwork that is related to or depicts the history and impact of agriculture in Latin America. The exhibit includes a wide variety of items including contemporary artwork, folk art, pottery, crafts and glassware from several Latin American Countries, as well as silver pieces. The exhibit will be on display from April 2 through July 3, every Saturday from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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Creative Broomfield presents Family Stories – Illustrating Your Story

Broomfield Depot Museum
Saturday, May 21, 2 p.m. 
Free, register here

Come to the Broomfield Depot Museum at 2 p.m. to participate in this Museo de las Americas workshop facilitated by Museo educators in conjunction with the Roots / Raices exhibit at the Depot. Geared toward ages 8 - 12, this program is perfect for families to connect with each other over an interactive art project.

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City and County of Broomfield received a grant from Colorado Sustaining the Humanities 

The City and County of Broomfield was awarded $4,600 in grant funding to support museum and archival activities in 2022. Both grants were awarded from Colorado Sustaining the Humanities, the state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities, with $2,600 awarded via the American Rescue Plan (COSHARP) grant and an additional $2,000 for participating in the COSHARP social media challenge.  Click here to read more.

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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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