May 29: The Gilpin History Museum and Coeur d'Alene Mine Shaft House will open for the summer at 10 a.m. The Gilpin History Museum and Tour Office at Washington Hall will be open seven days a week this summer. The special exhibit at the museum is Bob Dylan and Judy Collins at the Gilded Garter, Summer 1960.
June 12: Beer tasting and presentation on the history of brewing in Gilpin County by Dave Thomas at the Stroehle House in Black Hawk. Seating for this event is limited so reservations are required. Tickets $20 per person, call the museum at 303-582-5283 to make reservations.
June 26: Join us as we celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Gilpin History Museum, which opened on May 8, 1971, with a free barbecue and 50 cent admission to the museum that day. The barbecue starts at 11 a.m. and goes until 1 p.m. or the food run out, whichever comes first.
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