Oct
27
Tue
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Edwin Carter Discovery Center
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Edwin Carter Discovery Center @ Breckenridge | Colorado | United States

 

Edwin Carter was a miner-turned-taxidermist and environmental conservationist. He traveled West from New York to Breckenridge and was moderately successful at mining. His vocation changed as his witnessed the impact mining had on the environment. This original log cabin home contains lots of information about Carter and his environmental preservation efforts.
 
For more information, please visit the BHA website for reopening information and guest expectations.
 
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Walk Through History Tour @ Breckenridge Welcome Center
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Walk Through History Tour @ Breckenridge Welcome Center | Breckenridge | Colorado | United States

 

History lovers can get their fill of Breckenridge heritage on a tour of our nationally recognized Historic District. Advance reservations and payment required.

For more information, please visit the BHA website for reopening information and guest expectations.

Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Walk Through History Tour @ Breckenridge Welcome Center
Oct 27 @ 1:00 pm
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Walk Through History Tour @ Breckenridge Welcome Center | Breckenridge | Colorado | United States

 

History lovers can get their fill of Breckenridge heritage on a tour of our nationally recognized Historic District. Advance reservations and payment required.

For more information, please visit the BHA website for reopening information and guest expectations.

Oct
28
Wed
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Breckenridge Sawmill Museum @ Breckenridge Sawmill Museum
Oct 28 @ 8:00 am
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Breckenridge Sawmill Museum @ Breckenridge Sawmill Museum | Breckenridge | Colorado | United States

 

The historic homes, stores, and mines still standing in Breckenridge today could not have existed without the sawmills that processed trees cleared from local hillsides. One of our newest attractions, the sawmill museum offers a self-guided tour of the equipment used by early frontiersmen to cut and prepare timbers for construction.

Please visit the BHA website for reopening information and guest expectations.

Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: High Line Railroad Park @ High Line Railroad Park
Oct 28 @ 8:00 am
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: High Line Railroad Park @ High Line Railroad Park | Breckenridge | Colorado | United States
 
Train enthusiasts will delight in this original narrow-gauge engine and other railroad artifacts. The High Line Railroad Park is open year-round (weather dependent) during daylight hours. The playground is closed due to local ordinance and will remain closed until local officials reopen it. The BHA museum is closed for the 2020 season (typically open June-September).
 
For more information, please visit the BHA website for reopening information and guest expectations.
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Barney Ford House Museum @ Barney Ford House Museum
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Barney Ford House Museum @ Barney Ford House Museum | Breckenridge | Colorado | United States

 

Visit the home of Barney Ford, an escaped slave who became a successful entrepreneur and businessman. As a well-respected member in the community, he still faced racism and hardship. Near the end of his life, he became an advocate for civil rights and is now honored in the Colorado State Capitol building.
 
For more information, please visit the BHA website for reopening information and guest expectations.
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Walk Through History Tour @ Breckenridge Welcome Center
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Walk Through History Tour @ Breckenridge Welcome Center | Breckenridge | Colorado | United States

 

History lovers can get their fill of Breckenridge heritage on a tour of our nationally recognized Historic District. Advance reservations and payment required.

For more information, please visit the BHA website for reopening information and guest expectations.

Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Walk Through History Tour @ Breckenridge Welcome Center
Oct 28 @ 1:00 pm
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Walk Through History Tour @ Breckenridge Welcome Center | Breckenridge | Colorado | United States

 

History lovers can get their fill of Breckenridge heritage on a tour of our nationally recognized Historic District. Advance reservations and payment required.

For more information, please visit the BHA website for reopening information and guest expectations.

Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Breckenridge Haunted Tour
Oct 28 @ 7:30 pm
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Breckenridge Haunted Tour @ Breckenridge | Michigan | United States

Prepare to be haunted by eerie tales of Breckenridge’s past on our most popular “ghost” tour and seek any lingering spirits. Advance reservations and payment required.

For more information, please visit the BHA website for reopening information and guest expectations.

Oct
29
Thu
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Breckenridge Sawmill Museum @ Breckenridge Sawmill Museum
Oct 29 @ 8:00 am
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Breckenridge Sawmill Museum @ Breckenridge Sawmill Museum | Breckenridge | Colorado | United States

 

The historic homes, stores, and mines still standing in Breckenridge today could not have existed without the sawmills that processed trees cleared from local hillsides. One of our newest attractions, the sawmill museum offers a self-guided tour of the equipment used by early frontiersmen to cut and prepare timbers for construction.

Please visit the BHA website for reopening information and guest expectations.

Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: High Line Railroad Park @ High Line Railroad Park
Oct 29 @ 8:00 am
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: High Line Railroad Park @ High Line Railroad Park | Breckenridge | Colorado | United States
 
Train enthusiasts will delight in this original narrow-gauge engine and other railroad artifacts. The High Line Railroad Park is open year-round (weather dependent) during daylight hours. The playground is closed due to local ordinance and will remain closed until local officials reopen it. The BHA museum is closed for the 2020 season (typically open June-September).
 
For more information, please visit the BHA website for reopening information and guest expectations.
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Edwin Carter Discovery Center
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Edwin Carter Discovery Center @ Breckenridge | Colorado | United States

 

Edwin Carter was a miner-turned-taxidermist and environmental conservationist. He traveled West from New York to Breckenridge and was moderately successful at mining. His vocation changed as his witnessed the impact mining had on the environment. This original log cabin home contains lots of information about Carter and his environmental preservation efforts.
 
For more information, please visit the BHA website for reopening information and guest expectations.
 
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Tombstone Tales at Twilight Tour @ Valley Brook Cemetery
Oct 29 @ 5:00 pm
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Tombstone Tales at Twilight Tour @ Valley Brook Cemetery | Breckenridge | Colorado | United States

 

Tour historic Valley Brook Cemetery and view the ornate gravestones representing some of the town’s earliest art and written history. Advance reservations and payment required.

For more information, please visit the BHA website for reopening information and guest expectations.

Oct
30
Fri
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Breckenridge Sawmill Museum @ Breckenridge Sawmill Museum
Oct 30 @ 8:00 am
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Breckenridge Sawmill Museum @ Breckenridge Sawmill Museum | Breckenridge | Colorado | United States

 

The historic homes, stores, and mines still standing in Breckenridge today could not have existed without the sawmills that processed trees cleared from local hillsides. One of our newest attractions, the sawmill museum offers a self-guided tour of the equipment used by early frontiersmen to cut and prepare timbers for construction.

Please visit the BHA website for reopening information and guest expectations.

Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: High Line Railroad Park @ High Line Railroad Park
Oct 30 @ 8:00 am
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: High Line Railroad Park @ High Line Railroad Park | Breckenridge | Colorado | United States
 
Train enthusiasts will delight in this original narrow-gauge engine and other railroad artifacts. The High Line Railroad Park is open year-round (weather dependent) during daylight hours. The playground is closed due to local ordinance and will remain closed until local officials reopen it. The BHA museum is closed for the 2020 season (typically open June-September).
 
For more information, please visit the BHA website for reopening information and guest expectations.
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Preston Gold Town Hike @ Breckenridge Golf Club
Oct 30 @ 9:00 am
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Preston Gold Town Hike @ Breckenridge Golf Club | Breckenridge | Colorado | United States
Take a hike with a local expert to the ghost town of Preston, once a thriving mining town, and learn about gold mining in the region. Advance reservations and payment required. 
 
For more information, please visit the BHA website for reopening information and guest expectations.
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Barney Ford House Museum @ Barney Ford House Museum
Oct 30 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Barney Ford House Museum @ Barney Ford House Museum | Breckenridge | Colorado | United States

 

Visit the home of Barney Ford, an escaped slave who became a successful entrepreneur and businessman. As a well-respected member in the community, he still faced racism and hardship. Near the end of his life, he became an advocate for civil rights and is now honored in the Colorado State Capitol building.
 
For more information, please visit the BHA website for reopening information and guest expectations.
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Gold Panning at Lomax Gulch @ Lomax Gulch Mine
Oct 30 @ 10:00 am
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Gold Panning at Lomax Gulch @ Lomax Gulch Mine | Breckenridge | Colorado | United States

 

Pan for gold at Lomax Gulch, site of an 1860’s mining operation that used high-pressure hoses and sluice boxes. Advance reservations and payment required.

For more information, please visit the BHA website for reopening information and guest expectations.

Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Gold Panning at Lomax Gulch @ Lomax Gulch Mine
Oct 30 @ 11:00 am
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Gold Panning at Lomax Gulch @ Lomax Gulch Mine | Breckenridge | Colorado | United States

 

Pan for gold at Lomax Gulch, site of an 1860’s mining operation that used high-pressure hoses and sluice boxes. Advance reservations and payment required.

For more information, please visit the BHA website for reopening information and guest expectations.

Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Gold Panning at Lomax Gulch @ Lomax Gulch Mine
Oct 30 @ 12:00 pm
Breckenridge Heritage Alliance: Gold Panning at Lomax Gulch @ Lomax Gulch Mine | Breckenridge | Colorado | United States

 

Pan for gold at Lomax Gulch, site of an 1860’s mining operation that used high-pressure hoses and sluice boxes. Advance reservations and payment required.

For more information, please visit the BHA website for reopening information and guest expectations.