About History Colorado
Step into the story and discover Colorado at the History Colorado Center, where you’ll find interactive exhibitions, programs for kids and adults, special events and cultural performances, and a research center that’s a portal to our vast collections of books, manuscripts, photography, documents, maps, and other artifacts. An award-winning tourist destination and a hub for learning and entertainment, it’s also a place to shop and dine. Buy regional foods and crafts, books on Colorado and Western history, and Colorado souvenirs at the Gift Shop, and enjoy a meal with a local emphasis at Café Rendezvous.
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- Be sure to check the center’s website for upcoming deals, lectures or programs that may be included with the price of admission.
- Dining: Café Rendezvous
- Best Time to Visit: Afternoons are typically quieter than mornings.
- Accessibility: Wheelchairs and a mobile scooter available for check out at the front desk.
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