Events for April 23, 2021 | Museums of Western Colorado

Fruita Badlands Hike – with Dr. Julia McHugh

462 Ute Ave, Grand Junction

Explore the less travelled areas of Fruita's badlands in the cool of spring. Join Paleontologist Dr. Julia McHugh and travel through a desert in bloom to see several historic quarries where unique animals like Ceratosaurus and Fruitadens were discovered. Walk along the Jurassic river beds and explore the diverse ecosystems found in western Colorado 150 million years ago. Bring your ...

Downtown Grand Junction Walking Tour

Museum of the West (Downtown GJ) 462 Ute Ave., Grand Junction

Guide: David Bailey Do you wonder what early pioneer or entrepreneur built the early ornate buildings in downtown Grand Junction? Join David Bailey, the Museum of the West's Associate Historian and history sleuth, on a tour of historic buildings, downtown streets, and alleys. Discover their hidden historical secrets and fantastic tales of treasure and tunnels beneath Grand Junction's streets. The ...


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