Meeker Home Open for toursGo BackStart: 8/3/2013 10:00 AM
End: 8/3/2013 2:00 PM
Location: 1324 9th Ave. Greeley
August’s themed tour will focus on Horace Greeley and the founding of the Union Colony of Colorado. A celebrity in his own right in 1870, Horace Greeley was a “mover and shaker” in American politics and commerce. This talk and tour discusses Greeley’sfascinating personality; the man who turned his gaze west and how his newspaper shaped popular opinion in America of the mid-1800s. A costumed tour guide will be leading tours on the hour, every hour.
The home is open one Saturday of each month for public tours through October. Admission is $3 for adults, $2 for seniors and $1 for children ages 6 -11.
For more information about the Meeker Home Museum, events and group tours call 970-350-9220.