History Colorado announces a new exhibition at the beautiful History Colorado Center in downtown Denver. Through a fun and fascinating lens, The Power of Horses will reveal strength, majesty, and diversity in Colorado’s history.
On view Nov. 20, 2021–May 9, 2022, The Power of Horses will delight visitors of all ages through a satisfying mix of captivating artifacts, pop-culture cues, and engaging activities. No stone is left unturned on this meandering journey through Colorado history, from prehistoric horses and Ute tribal traditions to contemporary Black horsemanship and therapeutic horses. Drawn from stories shared by community organizations and individuals from across the state, the exhibition fills the museum’s intimate Ballantine Gallery, sun-soaked Anschutz Hamilton Hall, and the Makerspace where all visitors are invited to create a keepsake.
Tickets and more information about this exhibition, which will be included in general admission at no extra charge, is available at historycolorado.org/horses.
Horses, humans, and history come together in an exciting new exhibition on the first floor of the History Colorado Center. The Power of Horses will reveal strength, majesty, and diversity in Colorado’s history through fun and fascinating stories of horses throughout our state.
This exhibit features a mix of captivating artifacts, pop-culture cues, and engaging activities to explore the power of horses. No stone is left unturned on this meandering journey through Colorado history, from prehistoric horses and Ute tribal traditions to contemporary Black horsemanship and even therapeutic horses. Visitors can explore the many ways these beautiful animals have shaped Colorado communities, as working animals, sources of entertainment, treasured companions, or symbols of freedom.
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History Colorado—The Power of Horses
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