Welcome to Florence Pioneer Museum and Research Center

HISTORY CLUB for 3rd-5th graders is back!  Friday, September 10 is registration. See the "History Club" link to get papers to sign up! 

Sherry Skye Stuart book signing! October 16th, click the "Events" link for more information.


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.


Toys for Sale! at the FPM. A private collector has set up a "Toy Table" in the museum. Any toys sold from the table, the collector will give part of the proceeds to the museum's building fund to help off set $19,000 plus repointing project on the museum's west wall. Christmas is coming!! Come in and take a look. Florence Pioneer Museum, 100 E. Front St. Florence CO.


FLORENCE: A Pictorial History

Hours:  Tuesday-Friday

                1:00-4:00 pm

               Saturday: 10:00-3:00



      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!



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:


Apple Pay

G PayVisa


American Express


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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