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DENVER— History Colorado announced today that it signed a joint Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) to formalize a collaborative government-to-government process that involves efforts to educate the public about the November 29, 1864 Sand Creek Massacre and the history and culture of the Cheyenne and Arapaho people.
DENVER— History Colorado announced that it kicks-off the History Colorado Center’s 2014-2015 season with three dynamic national exhibitions that bring global perspectives to Colorado, starting with Food: Our Global Kitchen( May 2014); then Race: Are We So Different? (Sept. 2014); followed by The 1968 Exhibit (Feb. 2015). Since the History Colorado Center opened in 2012, it has become known for its hands-on experiential exhibits and as a center for learning for all ages.
DENVER — The History Colorado State Historical Fund (SHF) is proud to announce the funding of 120 grants for historic preservation, totaling more than $8.8 million for fiscal year 2014. Since 1993, SHF has funded more than 4,080 projects, totaling more than $262 million in direct grant investment in Colorado communities.
DENVER -- Looking for something fun to do before the BIG GAME on Sunday, February 2? History Colorado is showing its Denver Pride by offering FREE ADMISSION to the History Colorado Center! Just wear something orange to get free museum admission from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.* (and get out just in time to see the game starting at 4:30 p.m.!).
DENVER — February 11, 2014 - Fifty Colorado immigrants originally from 24 countries will take the Oath of Allegiance to become United States citizens on Feb. 19 at the History Colorado Center during a U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) naturalization ceremony. This is the first naturalization ceremony hosted by History Colorado, which takes place from 1 to 2:30 p.m. in the museum’s Anschutz Hamilton Hall. Museum visitors are invited to watch.