Civil War Weekend

Centennial Village’s season ends with a bang during Civil War Weekend.

Sept. 30, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. &
Oct. 1, noon-4 p.m. 
Centennial Village Museum
1475 A St.

H2O Today

Organized by the Smithsonian Institute, “H2O Today” explores the beauty and essential nature of water, the planet’s lifeblood.

Ends May 20, 2018
Greeley History Museum, 714 8th St.

Weld on the Web

The Greeley History Museum and district library recently launched a new online historic photo database.

Greeley History Museum
714 8th St.

Meeker Home Tours

Call 970-350-9220 today to schedule a tour through the Meeker Home Museum.

Meeker Home Museum, 1324 9th Ave.

Made for the Tourist Trade

Southwest Native American pieces used strictly for sale to tourists.

Exhibit runs through Dec. 3, 2017
Greeley History Museum
714 8th St.

Howl-O-Ween

Trick or treat the historic 8-acre Village.

Centennial Village Museum
1475 A St.

2017 Potato Day Festival Scheduled for Saturday, September 9

FOR RELEASE — Have a “spud-tacular” good time at the Friends of the Greeley Museums’ annual 2017 Potato Day celebration, held Saturday, Sept. 9, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Centennial Village Museum. The museum, located just south of Island Grove Regional Park in Greeley, is known for its historical buildings, demonstrations and tours.

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Smithsonian Exhibit Exploring H2O Scheduled in Greeley

FOR RELEASE -- Water is the most vital resource for life on Earth; no living thing exists without it. “H2O Today”—a new exhibition at the Greeley History Museum, 714 8th St.—examines the diversity and challenges of global water sources and promotes conversation,...

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2017 Pets ‘N’ Popsicles Event Returns to Centennial Village

FOR RELEASE -- Centennial Village Museum’s baby animals have grown up! The Cochin chickens are wearing their boots and the crested Polish chickens have grown a wildly full head of feathers. The baby goats have become fun-loving and boisterous and they’ve proven their...

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Upcoming Events

Sep
24
Sun
1:00 pm A Walk in Their Shoes: A Simulat... @ Centennial Village Museum
A Walk in Their Shoes: A Simulat... @ Centennial Village Museum
Sep 24 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm
A Walk in Their Shoes: A Simulated Refugee Experience @ Centennial Village Museum | Greeley | Colorado | United States
“A Walk in Their Shoes” is a refugee simulation event created by the UNHCR to bring real experiences and people going through tragic circumstances in life. As a participant you will be given an identity other[...]
Sep
28
Thu
12:00 pm History Brown Bag: Custer and Ma... @ Greeley History Museum
History Brown Bag: Custer and Ma... @ Greeley History Museum
Sep 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
History Brown Bag: Custer and Manifest Destiny @ Greeley History Museum | Greeley | Colorado | United States
Jim Vanek, retired educator and Custer historian, presents “Custer and Manifest Destiny” as part of the Historic Preservation Program’s History Brown Bag Series. Manifest Destiny is a term for the attitude during the Grant administration, or post-Civil[...]
Sep
30
Sat
10:00 am Civil War Weekend @ Centennial Village Museum
Civil War Weekend @ Centennial Village Museum
Sep 30 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Civil War Weekend @ Centennial Village Museum | Greeley | Colorado | United States
Visitors to the museum will enjoy this Civil War Living History event. Witness a day in the life of a Civil War soldier as they recreate drills, and battle reenactments. Costumed reenactors will have their tents[...]

What about Mary? Born in 1854, the middle of Nathan Meeker’s three daughters, Mary married Winfield Fullerton in 1881, and had two children. Her life was not long and her children did not survive long, either, but she was part of “our” Meeker family – a proud heritage, to be sure. ... See MoreSee Less

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