Water Walk with Dennis Gorsett

Cross Orchards 3073 F Rd, Grand Junction, CO

Due to unforeseen circumstances, this event has been cancelled.  Please keep an eye on our website as we work to reschedule this for the future.   

Lost Giants of the Jurassic: National Fossil Day Virtual Lecture

462 Ute Ave, Grand Junction, CO

The gigantic Brachiosaurus is one the most popular of all dinosaurs, appearing in everything from Jurassic Park to Walking With Dinosaurs and Dinosaur Train. But despite its fame, we actually have very few fossils of Brachiosaurus, and no complete skeletons. However, new discoveries in Utah have the potential to change that. Join our Dr. Matt Wedel as he talks about  the battle with heat, storms, and simple gravity to ...

Spooky Pub Crawl

462 Ute Ave, Grand Junction, CO

Who was murdered in your favorite downtown pub? Get in the spooky season spirit with a walking pub tour with local historian Dave Bailey. Join award winning historian and author Dave Bailey on a spooky tour of downtown Grand Junction with stops at 3 local pubs. This walking tour  will explore the early and colorful history where the pubs have taken ...

2021 Chautauqua – the 19th Amendment and All that Jazz

462 Ute Ave, Grand Junction, CO

The 2021 Colorado West Chautauqua will feature performers representing Jeanette Rankin, Billy Sunday, & Josephine Baker and more fun characters introducing us to the 20s. Performances will be October 22 and 23rd. Purchasing a ticket on this page will allow you to go to either performance. Your tickets will be on will-call at the Grand Valley Event Center. Tickets will ...

2021 Chautauqua – the 19th Amendment and All that Jazz

462 Ute Ave, Grand Junction, CO

The 2021 Colorado West Chautauqua will feature performers representing Jeanette Rankin, Billy Sunday, & Josephine Baker and more fun characters introducing us to the 20s. Performances will be October 22 and 23rd. Purchasing a ticket on this page will allow you to go to either performance. Your tickets will be on will-call at the Grand Valley Event Center. Tickets will ...

Spooky Pub Crawl

462 Ute Ave, Grand Junction, CO

Who was murdered in your favorite downtown pub? Get in the spooky season spirit with a walking pub tour with local historian Dave Bailey. Join award winning historian and author Dave Bailey on a spooky tour of downtown Grand Junction with stops at 3 local pubs. This walking tour  will explore the early and colorful history where the pubs have taken ...

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The Museums of Western Colorado inspires and connects our community by championing the scientific and cultural heritage of the Colorado Plateau.

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