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History Colorado Center, Denver

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The History Colorado Center is a museum in Denver, Colorado, USA dedicated to the history of the state of Colorado. Construction on the $111 million building started on 19 August 2009. The museum opened on 28 April 2012 at 1200 Broadway, one block south of the site of its predecessor, the Colorado History Museum, which closed in 2010. The center is administered by History Colorado, formerly the Colorado Historical Society.
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  • I was staying right across the street and knocked out here and the nearby art museum on the same day. The history center is priced similarly to the art museum yet it is a much better value in that I.....  more »
  • We stumbled upon this and were charmed. Good content, accessible -- I learned a lot about Colorado and it was a pleasure! Who knew an apron exhibit could be such a pleasure to explore? They did an...  more »
  • The information about the Utes - historically and currently was moving and informative. I also liked the 100 objects from Colorado and the beautiful photographs from all across Colorado. The long-standing exhibit about the eastern Colorado town is really cool: it really appealed to my daughter and her friends when they were kids. Occasionally there are awesome information sessions as well. As a family, we came to see one about raptors.
  • Had a great time. Ages 37, 36, 19, 13, 11, 7, 5, and 4 year old, all had a blast. We spent 4 hours there, could easily stay longer but now we have a reason to return. We left for lunch and returned without a hassle. No private parking, parked on street and kept up with meter.

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