History Colorado Museums Collage

Colorado State Employees Enjoy Free Admission!

As state employees, you shape history every day. You are an important part of Colorado's story, and we invite you to join us in exploring our state's fascinating history and uncovering insights that can help shape a better future for everyone in the Centennial State.

As employees of the State of Colorado, your state ID allows you unlimited free admission to seven History Colorado museums statewide!

We invite you to travel the state, and discover the connection between your individual story and Colorado’s shared history. We look forward to seeing you soon at one of the History Colorado museums!

Participating History Colorado museums include:
History Colorado Center // Denver
Center for Colorado Women’s History // Denver
El Pueblo History Museum // Pueblo
Trinidad History Museum // Trinidad
Fort Garland Museums & Cultural Center // Fort Garland
Healy House Museum & Dexter Cabin // Leadville
Ute Indian Museum // Montrose

To receive free admission:

  • Must be a current employee of the State of Colorado.
  • Offer valid for employee only.  Non-transferable.
  • Present your valid State of Colorado Employee ID at the admission desk of the participating museums listed above to receive your free admission every time you visit! 
  • Good for general museum admission at the participating History Colorado Museums listed above. 
  • Not valid for programs or special events.
  • Not valid for use on field trips or group visits.
  • No valid for online purchases.
  • Not valid for Georgetown Loop Railroad®
  • No cash value.

PLUS, we're offering all Colorado State Employees a 20% discount off the price of an annual History Colorado Membership!  Learn more about the amazing benefits and join today.

Ute Museum wickiup with kids
Members Only Open House
Trinidad Museum display case
El Pueblo History Museum
Ute Museum tipi
Students participating in a hands-on adobe making activity at El Pueblo History Museum.
Students on a field trip at El Pueblo History Museum.
Mercado at El Pueblo Museum
Fort Garland enactors
Adobe at Fort Garland
Fort Vasquez image
Zoomin gallery photo
Tour Group at Center for Colorado Women's History at the Byers-Evans House Museum