FOR RELEASE: Greeley, CO — What does it mean to hold on to your own cultural heritage? If you lose your heritage, how do you find it again? The Greeley History Museum, 714 8th St., presents “Reclaiming Our Heritage” a look into ways cultural groups lose their heritage and the steps they take to reclaim it. The exhibit opens July 19 and closes September 22, 2019.

Based on a grant project completed by the Immigrant and Refugee Center of Northern Colorado and the University of Northern Colorado, the exhibit features stories from Native American, Karenni, and African American communities in the United States and Denotified Tribes and Adavasi groups in India. Artifacts on display include family photos, cultural clothing and works of art.

This exhibit presented in collaboration with the Immigrant and Refugee Center of Northern Colorado and the University of Northern Colorado.

For more information about the exhibit, visit greeleymuseums.com or call 970-350-9220.

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For more information contact:
Holly Berg, Curator of Exhibits
City of Greeley Museums
970-336-4184
Holly.Berg@GreeleyGov.com

 

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