Milliken Historical Society

PO Box 92 Milliken, CO 80543

Milliken Museum/Heritage House

102 N. Grace Ave. Milliken, CO 80543
Lois Ann Onorato 970-587-4251

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Milliken Historical Society hosts a variety of


  • TOURS OF THE MUSEUM - Available year-round by appointment
  • MUSIC ON THE BACK PORCH - A summer event
  • ICE CREAM SOCIAL - Held during Milliken's Annual Beef & Bean Day the Second Saturday in August

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trainHistorical Presentation - The Great Western Railroad and Ghost Towns of Colorado (September 24, 2017)

The Great Western RailRoad & Ghost Towns of Colorado
FREE presentation by Ken Jessen, author & historian
Sunday September 24th, 2017 at 2:00pm
Milliken Senior Center - 1011 Broad St. Milliken

There will be light refreshments and time for conversation with Ken.
For more info on Ken Jessen visit:
(books will be for sale)



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Rattlesnake Kate tea10th Annual Spring Fling Tea (April 23, 2017)

The Milliken Historical Society will be holding their 10th Annual Spring Fling Tea on Sunday, April 23, 2017 starting at 1:30 PM in the Milliken Community Complex, 1101 Broad Street. Program for the event will be a presentation by Tannis Bator, a Greeley Museum volunteer, on the life of Katherine McHale Slaughterback, otherwise known as "Rattlesnake Kate." Admission to the event will be $10 (Adults) and $5 (Children 12 and under). R.S.V.P. to by April 15.

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April 2017 commemorates the 100 year anniversary of the beginning of WWI. Milliken Historical Society will be presenting a display in April recognizing any World War I veterans from Milliken. We are seeking any information from the community regarding individuals that served during that time period. Contact if you have photos, documents, or articles that might be copied and shared.






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