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2016 Events

For the latest on activities and events at the museum, please check our Facebook page.
All events are at the Animas Museum, 3065 W. 2nd Avenue, unless otherwise stated.
Saturday, April 16, 2016
Sponsored by the La Plata County Historical Society and the Southwest Colorado Genealogical Society, Virginia Sanchez will present the topic, "Conejos Indian Agent Lafayette Head: Friend or Foe?" Her presentation will be held at 2 PM at the museum. Attendance is free. Contact the Animas Museum at 970-259-2402 with any questions.
Friday, May 6, 2016
Two train cars designated as the "Tacoma History Train" will depart on the final Winter Train to Cascade. Participants will depart the train at the historic Tacoma Power House for a rare interior tour of the 1906 working power plant and a walking tour of the Tacoma townsite. Costumed interpreters and historians will interact with guests, providing historical information and stories on the north and southbound routes. Tickets are $65.00, with all proceeds going straight to the Animas Museum. A deluxe boxed lunch is available for an additional $15.00, provided by The Yellow Carrot. For tickets or additional information, please contact the Animas Museum at 970-259-2402 or via email. We hope you will join us for this exciting and special event. Reserve your tickets soon- space is limited!
June 2016
Visit the museum library for a quilt exhibit. More details to follow.

3065 West 2nd Ave.,
Durango, CO
(Corner of 31 St
and West 2nd Ave.)
Click Here for Map
Adults: $4.00
Seniors 65+: $3.00
Children 7-12: $2.00
Members and Children
6 and under: FREE
May - October:
Monday Thru Saturday
10am - 5pm
November - April:
Tuesday Thru Saturday
10am - 4pm
P.O. Box 3384
Durango, CO 81302
(970) 259-2402
via email