Family Fun at the museum
Location: Steamboat Art Museum
( 8th and Lincoln )
The Steamboat Art Museum
and the Tread of Pioneers Museum will take visitors back in time…to pioneer times!
Bring the entire family to experience pioneer life with stories and hands-on activities with the Tread of Pioneers Museum, such as games of the past, and hands-on demos and projects on leather punching and watercolors… And of course, the always popular exhibit scavenger hunt.
SAM’ summer exhibit, Looking West: An Exhibition Highlighting Works by AMERICAN WOMEN ARTISTS
, includes a solo exhibit in the Youth Gallery by Heide Presse, Master Signature Member of AWA, We Set Our Faces Westward: One Woman’s Journey 1839 – 1848
. Presse’s collection brings to life the people in our country’s westward migration and includes paintings, period clothing, textiles and material culture from the 1840’s.
The Covid-19 virus is a serious risk. Those visiting the Tread of Pioneers Museum voluntarily assume that risk and expressly waive any and all claims against the Tread of Pioneers Museum in any way related to any illnesses possibly contracted at this venue or any of our events.
Tribal Lands Acknowledgement
The Board and Staff of the Tread of Pioneers Museum respectfully acknowledge the Ute people, the original inhabitants of Northwest Colorado, and other Indigenous Nations of this area where we now reside. We recognize that the establishment of this region impacted the lifeways of Native peoples and their communities. In accepting this, we are called to utilize this educational institution to teach stewardship of the land and continuing commitment to the inclusion and respect of these Nations and their traditional values for their homelands.