Dropping Out – Crested Butte in the 1970s

Dropping Out – Crested Butte in the 1970s

This is a temporary exhibit available to the public until spring 2020. Crested Butte in the 1970s laid the framework for the community we know today. In this decade, there was an explosion of creativity, proliferation of new activities and sports, and a political...
Black & Not Right Now Ball 2020, A Virtual Party

Black & Not Right Now Ball 2020, A Virtual Party

Our annual block party, the Black & White Ball, is headed to the internet! Join the Crested Butte Mountain Heritage Museum (CBMHM) for this year’s Black & Not Right Now Ball, a virtual party, Sunday, June 28th, 7 pm – 8 pm. The Museum invites the...
Hart Award & Documentary from History Colorado

Hart Award & Documentary from History Colorado

Last Friday, our hard-working, dedicated Museum Director, Shelley Popke accepted a well-deserved award from History Colorado, the 2020 Hart Award for historic preservation. History Colorado created a documentary to showcase the Museum and explain why its...

She Will Not Be Silenced Window Exhibit

Window Exhibit She Will Not Be Silenced: Celebrating 100 Years of the Female Vote December 12, 2019 – January 31, 2020 Throughout the fall semester of 2019, we, a cohort of students in the History Department at Western Colorado University have been working on a...