Education and Events

The Museum hosts educational activities throughout the year. Tours of the Museum and the Historic Fall River Hydroplant may be arranged for groups of 10 or more people by contacting the Curator of Interpretation. All programs take place at the Museum unless otherwise noted.

Museum staff will present outside of the facility on historical topics of interest for groups in the surrounding Estes Park area. To request a speaker for your next event please contact the Curator of Interpretation. 
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Coolest Car Show

July 4, 2018

9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Estes Park Events Complex at Stanley Park


Spanning indoors and outdoors, the Coolest Car Show features rows and rows of classic and vintage vehicles—everything from Ford Model Ts to today’s state-of-the-art electrics. There will be local car owners from Estes Park and many more from throughout Colorado, plus many from out-of-state. Food and refreshments for sale at the event. A day of fun for all ages!

Great cars and family fun, live music, silent auction, free trolley ride to and from downtown. the event will take place at the Estes Park Events Complex at Stanley Park, 9:30 am-3:30 pm, adults $8, children 6-17 $5, under 5 free, if you have any questions about the event please contact 970-577-3766,



Downtown Walking Tours

June 4 - Sept. 25, 2018

8:15 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Bond Park



Discover the hidden past on a walking tour of downtown Estes Park with the Estes Park Museum. Identical tours are offered on Mondays and Tuesdays (except Labor Day, September 3) from Monday, June 4 through Tuesday, September 25.  Tours meet at 8:15 a.m. at the Northeast corner of Bond Park (next to the Enos Mills sculpture at MacGregor and Park Avenues) and begin promptly at 8:30 a.m. The tour group will walk west through town, return to the same site by 10:00 a.m., and travel a distance of 0.7 miles. The cost is $8, cash or check (payable to the Town of Estes Park). First come, first served; no reservations required. Space limited to 12 people.

For any questions, please call or email, Curator of Interpretation, Mikaela Fundaun at or 970-577-3762. 

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Contact the Museum:
200 Fourth St.
Estes Park, CO 80517