Welcome to Florence Pioneer Museum and Research Center

 

Florence Pioneer Museum offers an ever-changing lineup of exhibits. It's worth coming back as there is always something for everyone to enjoy. Our website is a great opportunity to learn more about Florence Pioneer Museum. You can read about its history, get to know the team or stay up-to-date on related news and events.

 

Coming Soon:  FLORENCE

This pictorial history of Florence, Colorado by Dennis Lancaster is expected to be available in Sept. 2022!

*FYI NOTICE*

The Florence Pioneer Museum will be closed for Inservice training for staff members on:

  Saturday

April 10th

We are sorry for the inconvenience and will reopen Tuesday, April 13th at 1:00 pm.

Thank you

Hey all you chili makers out there...how about donating a crockpot of your best chili to the "Chili and Beer" event on May 8th. 

Call Marty or Gayle at the museum--719-784-1904--and let them know what kind you want to bring. We'll appreciate it very much!

See the "Events" link for more information on "Chili and Beer"!

An updated list of events are now on the link, check them out!

Hours:  Tuesday-Friday

                1:00-4:00 pm

               Saturday: 10:00-3:00

                Sunday/Monday:

                     CLOSED

      The Museum is willing to open by appointment on off hours. Call 719-784-1904 to make arrangements/reservations.   

 

Admission/donation: $5.00 per person 9 years old and up.

--8 years old and below: FREE!

 

SNOW CANCELLATION:

If the local school district, Fremont RE-2, closes their schools for weather related events, The Florence Pioneer Museum and Research Center will be closed also.

 

 FPM now accepts plastic (as well as cash and personal checks). We can take:

Square

Apple Pay

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Mastercard

American Express

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Your Personal Debit Card        

  

The Florence Pioneer Museum and Research Center's Century Club has been re-instated! Check out the "Century Club" link for more information on how you can have a membership to the FPM and support the Museum through a Century Club donation! 

 

 

 

 

 

Another way to donate to the Florence Pioneer Museum and Research Center:  good for the Museum and a break on your taxes for next year! Check the "Building Fund" link to find out more!

 

 

Mission Statement

To collect, preserve and interpret the rich historical heritage of
Florence Colorado, the surrounding mining
towns and eastern Fremont County.

 

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