- Location: Golden History Museum & Park
- 1020 11th Street, Golden, CO 80401
- Host Organization: Golden History Museum & Park
- Price: Free
- From: 10:00 AM to 02:00 PM
- Free Events, History & Heritage, Museums
Celebrate Homesteaders’ Day! Experience 19th century homesteading, explore the historic cabins, try woodstove cooking, learn about blacksmithing, and take a lesson at the one-room schoolhouse.
This event is drop-in style; there is no registration. Come any time between 10 am and 2 pm for any length of time.
The History Park is home to many of the original buildings from the old Pearce Ranch in Golden Gate Canyon. Thomas and Henrietta Pearce, pictured below, raised eight children on their ranch. It was one of the largest in the area by 1912. Read more here. Location and Pricing: Golden History Park, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.; drop in anytime.
Free for all.