"Bricks for Bucks"
A new fundraiser for the FPM. We've bought the building next door for expandsion!
See the "Building Fund" link on how you can help your museum become a state wide destination.
May 19, 2018: An Historic Pancake Walk: Bring an appetite!
Check out our "May 19th: Historic Pancake Walk!" link for more details and a registration form. Watch The Florence Citizen, The Canon City Daily Record, and The Fremont County Crusader for more details for this 2018 event.
May 19th--evening--Stay in town after the Pancake Walk and join the G.I. Jive Big Band Bash. See our link on May 19th--Big Band Bash for more information.
May 20th--Sunday-- Florence Car Show will be held. The Florence Pioneer Museum and Research Center will be open that day until 4:00 p.m.
June 23-24: Meet at the Florence Senior Center for the "N" Gineers and their model trains from Colorado Springs. Watch our website and the local newspapers for more information later.
September 8th: Tour de Coal Towns: Join the pack for a fall bike ride/run through the historic coal camps of Eastern Fremont County. Lunch at the Pioneer Park at the end of the ride.
--See details about a Tour de Coal Towns t-shirt contest on the Museum website.
Come and see the FPM, it is not your fourth grade field trip anymore!