First Fridays at the Heritage Courtyard

Have you ever wanted to get a glimpse of what Fort Collins looked like 150 years ago? Have you wanted to take a peek inside the historic buildings hiding by the Old Town Library? Well now’s your chance! Stop by the Heritage Courtyard at library park -located at 200 Mathews Street- on the first Friday […]

First Fridays at the Heritage Courtyard

Have you ever wanted to get a glimpse of what Fort Collins looked like 150 years ago? Have you wanted to take a peek inside the historic buildings hiding by the Old Town Library? Well now’s your chance! Stop by the Heritage Courtyard at library park -located at 200 Mathews Street- on the first Friday […]

First Fridays at the Heritage Courtyard

Have you ever wanted to get a glimpse of what Fort Collins looked like 150 years ago? Have you wanted to take a peek inside the historic buildings hiding by the Old Town Library? Well now’s your chance! Stop by the Heritage Courtyard at library park -located at 200 Mathews Street- on the first Friday […]

Heritage Courtyard Tours

Step back in time as we explore the log structures in the Heritage Courtyard with a guided tour from the curators at FCMoD! We’ll journey through the history of Fort Collins and Larimer County by visiting the 1858 Antoine Janis cabin, the 1864 “Auntie” Elizabeth Stone cabin, the 1882 Franz-Smith cabin, and the 1905 Upper […]

Heritage Courtyard Tours

Step back in time as we explore the log structures in the Heritage Courtyard with a guided tour from the curators at FCMoD! We’ll journey through the history of Fort Collins and Larimer County by visiting the 1858 Antoine Janis cabin, the 1864 “Auntie” Elizabeth Stone cabin, the 1882 Franz-Smith cabin, and the 1905 Upper […]

Heritage Courtyard Programs

Fort Collins Through TimeBoxelder Schoolhouse and Auntie Stone's CabinFort Collins Through Time Located in Heritage Courtyard at Library Park Journey through time at the Heritage Courtyard. You’ll get tours of all four historic buildings: The Antoine Janis Cabin, The Auntie Stone Cabin, The Boxelder Schoolhouse, and The Franz-Smith Cabin. Each stop will give you a [...]

Summer Camps

Summer Camps FAQ We want to help make taking advantage of summer camps easier! If you run into any questions, check out our handy FAQ below or reach out to hfuhrman@fcmod.org. What time are camps? Most of our camps are half-day and run from 9am-12pm. Our Heritage Courtyard, Zombie, and Dome camps run from 9am-12:30pm. [...]

National Authors Day

Post written by Alex Ballou, Marketing Assistant.  National Authors Day Fort Collins Museum of Discovery recently sat down with local author, blogger, and inspirational speaker, Teresa Funke. A friend of the museum, Teresa seeks to provide bursts of knowledge and inspiration through the arts. She sat down with staff for an interview in honor of […]

National Book Lovers Day

Post written by Alex Ballou, Marketing Assistant.  National Book Lovers Day Fort Collins Museum of Discovery interviewed local children’s books illustrator and current FCMoD volunteer, Cathy Morrison, in celebration of National Book Lovers Day! The following interview has been edited for length and clarity. Tell us a little bit about yourself and your connection to […]