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.


"Of Course, We Have the Horse" naming contest. Deadline for all entries November 21st.  See link below for more information.

 We've Got The Displays!

The new Bill and Diana White Room has been opened! See the "B and D White Room" link for more displays. See the link to check out what's new in The Price/Lindsey Room and The Braden/Griffith Room.


Need a place for a small  group meeting? FPM has expanded the research area to accommodate a library table with chairs. We are also offering a place to have a coffee/tea/pasteries or wine and cheese reception. Costs and scheduling for reservations can be arranged with one of the "Museum Ladies" Marty or Gayle at 719-784-1904.  

Sherry Johns name is now Sherry Skye Stuart. While her name has changed, her books haven't. Check them out soon!

 >>They are here!!! New wooden Christmas ornaments for sale at the Florence Pioneer Museum! Each ornament is wooden and $5.00. A perfect stocking stuffer for your favorite Florence fan in the family. Or just a reminder of the "good ol' days". Come to FPM to buy one or two OR click on the link below for an order form.

Wooden Christmas Ornament order form
Choose from two styles of ornaments for a great stocking-stuffer for that Florence fan in your family.
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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!



 We are open for business

year round! The Braden/Griffith Room and  The Price/Lindsey Room is ready to cool you down for the summer. 

Come on in, we will be glad to see you!


Florence Pioneer Museum and Research Center

100 Pikes Peak Ave.-Physical

P.O. Box 131--Mailing

Florence CO 81226

(719) 784-1904


Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 1:00-4:00 pm


New Saturday hours: 10:00 am-3:00 pm!



Come sign our guest book according to the state you are from!




Suggested admission/donation: Ages 8 Years old and over: $3.00


Seniors, Veterans and under 8 years old:  $2.00


Children under 2 years of age: Free




If you are interested in helping the Museum with a financial donation, please see our "Building Fund" link for more information. 













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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