Cemetery Tour w/ Grant Houston

Hinsdale County Museum 130 Silver St., Lake City, CO, United States

Want to meet Lake City's early residents in a new way? They're still around - come take a turn about the cemetery and visit them; learn about who they were and how they shaped the Lake City you see today

$10

Courthouse Tour w/ Dr. Mette Flynt

Hinsdale County Courthouse 317 N. Henson, Lake City, CO, United States

Begins at 10 A.M. at the Hinsdale County courthouse. This tour explores the fascinating trials, laws, and officials who shaped Colorado's oldest continuously operating courthouse. Click here to buy tickets

$10

Scarlet Belles

Hinsdale County Museum 130 Silver St., Lake City, CO, United States

Returning, triumphant, for its 10th season - Lake City's own Scarlet Belles musical performance! Written by Grant Houston and Mary Stigall, directed by Alice Curry, this play will introduce you to some (fictional) characters from Lake City's historic red light district. Doors at 6:30pm, Music at 7:00pm, Show at 7:30pm

$25

Walking History Tour w/ Grant Houston

Hinsdale County Museum 130 Silver St., Lake City, CO, United States

Join local historian Grant Houston for a short walk through downtown Lake City. Learn about our floods, fires, early businesses and pioneers. Perfect for anyone who loves good stories.

$10

The Trailheads of Hinsdale County Book Signing with David Dayvault

Hinsdale County Museum 130 Silver St., Lake City, CO, United States

Join us for a book signing with David Dayvault! The museum has copies of his new book, The Trailheads of Hinsdale County, available for sale now. Come get your signed copy! Click here to purchase your copy in advance.

Scarlet Belles

Hinsdale County Museum 130 Silver St., Lake City, CO, United States

Returning, triumphant, for its 10th season - Lake City's own Scarlet Belles musical performance! Written by Grant Houston and Mary Stigall, directed by Alice Curry, this play will introduce you to some (fictional) characters from Lake City's historic red light district. Doors at 6:30pm, Music at 7:00pm, Show at 7:30pm

$25

Pub Crawl

Hinsdale County Museum 130 Silver St., Lake City, CO, United States

More details coming soon

$50

Masonic Lodge Tour with Charles (Yogi) Ferris

Lake City Masonic Lodge 215 Silver Street, Lake City, CO, United States

Join us for a rare opportunity to visit the historic Crystal Lake Lodge Masonic Building on Silver Street. The Masons have been active in Lake City since 1875, and this building has served as their lodge since 1908. It is a fascinating time capsule, with many original pieces of furniture as well as lodge fixtures […]

Rocks and Minerals 101 w/ Harvey Duchene

Hinsdale County Museum 130 Silver St., Lake City, CO, United States

A three-hour class with local geologist Harvey Duchene on rocks that can be found in the area and how to identify them, as well as learn about their formation. Adults - $25 person, Children under 14 - $10 No children under 10 years old. Click here to buy tickets

$25

Courthouse Tour w/ Dr. Mette Flynt

Hinsdale County Courthouse 317 N. Henson, Lake City, CO, United States

Begins at 10 A.M. at the Hinsdale County courthouse. This tour explores the fascinating trials, laws, and officials who shaped Colorado's oldest continuously operating courthouse. Click here to buy tickets

$10

Scarlet Belles

Hinsdale County Museum 130 Silver St., Lake City, CO, United States

Returning, triumphant, for its 10th season - Lake City's own Scarlet Belles musical performance! Written by Grant Houston and Mary Stigall, directed by Alice Curry, this play will introduce you to some (fictional) characters from Lake City's historic red light district. Doors at 6:30pm, Music at 7:00pm, Show at 7:30pm

$25

Lost Lake City w/ Dr. Mette Flynt

Hinsdale County Museum 130 Silver St., Lake City, CO, United States

Lost Lake City explores forgotten people and places erased by fire, flood, and social change. Learn about early Black entrepreneurs, Jewish community leaders, the railroad, Red Light District, and more on this 1.5-hour walking tour. Begins at the museum at 10 A.M. Click here to buy tickets

$10

Cemetery Tour w/ Grant Houston

Hinsdale County Museum 130 Silver St., Lake City, CO, United States

Want to meet Lake City's early residents in a new way? They're still around - come take a turn about the cemetery and visit them; learn about who they were and how they shaped the Lake City you see today

$10

Scarlet Belles

Hinsdale County Museum 130 Silver St., Lake City, CO, United States

Returning, triumphant, for its 10th season - Lake City's own Scarlet Belles musical performance! Written by Grant Houston and Mary Stigall, directed by Alice Curry, this play will introduce you to some (fictional) characters from Lake City's historic red light district. Doors at 6:30pm, Music at 7:00pm, Show at 7:30pm

$25

String Academy Outreach

Hinsdale County Museum 130 Silver St., Lake City, CO, United States

Stop by the museum for a free 30-minute performance by the participants in the Lake City String Academy!

Walking History Tour w/ Grant Houston

Hinsdale County Museum 130 Silver St., Lake City, CO, United States

Join local historian Grant Houston for a short walk through downtown Lake City. Learn about our floods, fires, early businesses and pioneers. Perfect for anyone who loves good stories.

$10

Courthouse Tour w/ Dr. Mette Flynt

Hinsdale County Courthouse 317 N. Henson, Lake City, CO, United States

Begins at 10 A.M. at the Hinsdale County courthouse. This tour explores the fascinating trials, laws, and officials who shaped Colorado's oldest continuously operating courthouse. Click here to buy tickets

$10

Masonic Lodge Tour with Charles (Yogi) Ferris

Lake City Masonic Lodge 215 Silver Street, Lake City, CO, United States

Join us for a rare opportunity to visit the historic Crystal Lake Lodge Masonic Building on Silver Street. The Masons have been active in Lake City since 1875, and this building has served as their lodge since 1908. It is a fascinating time capsule, with many original pieces of furniture as well as lodge fixtures […]

Vickers Ranch Tour & Chuckwagon Dinner

Vickers Ranch House 1728 Park Creek Rd, Lake City, CO, United States

Vickers Ranch is hosting a party! Come see the Vickers Ranch House and Rec Hall (Perk's Place), and enjoy dinner on us. There will also be a special showing of a collection of Lake City memories with Perk Vickers, Joel Swank and Herman Heath from 1994

$50

Antique Advertising w/ Greg Hoffman

Hinsdale County Museum 130 Silver St., Lake City, CO, United States

This presentation will examine real promotional objects, devices and signs used for the advertising of goods and services in America beginning in the late 1800’s through the early 1900’s. Featured pieces will come from the speaker’s collection as well as rarely-seen holdings from the basement of the Lake City Museum. Come see the many clever and whimsical ways that stores, service providers and consumer brands attempted to reach their customers in days gone by.

$10

Scarlet Belles

Hinsdale County Museum 130 Silver St., Lake City, CO, United States

Returning, triumphant, for its 10th season - Lake City's own Scarlet Belles musical performance! Written by Grant Houston and Mary Stigall, directed by Alice Curry, this play will introduce you to some (fictional) characters from Lake City's historic red light district. Doors at 6:30pm, Music at 7:00pm, Show at 7:30pm

$25

Book Signing with Don Booher

Hinsdale County Museum 130 Silver St., Lake City, CO, United States

Join us at the museum with author Don Booher! He will be speaking, answering questions, and signing copies of his book, Fortress San Juans! The book is on sale at the museum store now! Overview of Fortress San Juans: To nineteenth-century gold-seekers, the San Juans Range was a formidable natural fortress. Moat-like rivers, towering rock […]

Free Admission Day!

Hinsdale County Museum 130 Silver St., Lake City, CO, United States

Visit the Hinsdale County Museum for FREE! We're open 1 - 4 PM this Sunday with free admission to all of our exhibits!

Free

Turkey Trot

Hinsdale County Museum 130 Silver St., Lake City, CO, United States

Join us on Thanksgiving Day for a fun walk beginning at the Hinsdale County Museum on 10 AM. Please bring a donation to benefit the Hinsdale County Sheriff's Office 'Toys for Tots', which provides toys and warm clothing for children in our community this Christmas. Refresments will be served.

Christmas in Lake City

Hinsdale County Museum 130 Silver St., Lake City, CO, United States

The Hinsdale County Museum will be open from 11 AM - 2 PM during Christmas in Lake City. Stop by to shop our museum store for great stocking stuffers and Christmas presents!