Kids exploring during Hands-On History at the Ute Indian Museum

Event Series

Hands-On History Day Camp at Ute Indian Museum

Our Hands-On History day camps provide safe, engaging learning opportunities for elementary school children.

Hands-On History spring break camp offers a unique opportunity to learn about Ute culture and history. Kids will have hands-on experiences, such as constructing a tipi, crafting a split tree figurine, and making a beaded bracelet. They will learn American Indian sign language, watch films about Ute culture, and explore the newly built Naturescape Playground.

Who: Kids in grades 1-8
When: March 29-31, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: Ute Indian Museum, 17253 Chipeta Rd, Montrose
Cost: $85 per child (automatic tuition assistance available)

  • 10% for History Colorado or Friends of the Ute Indian Museum members
  • 10% early bird registration (before March 5)
  • 10% for enrolling multiple kids
  • 40% for Free/Reduced lunch recipients

Registration is full for spring break 2023.