Welcome to the Rio Blanco County Historical Society
Our mission is to preserve the rich heritage of the White River Valley by capturing oral history, maintaining the White River Museum — which houses numerous artifacts and collections from local pioneers — protecting and interpreting historic sites and providing historic education.
White River Museum Hours
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday thru Saturday
12 noon to 4 p.m. Sunday
In light of COVID-19, private tours can be arranged by appointment during non-public hours.
970-878-9982 or 970-388-7164
If you would like to make a donation to the museum and help us make up for lost admissions income due to the pandemic closures, please click here. Thank you!
CORONAVIRUS INFORMATION: During the coronavirus pandemic, to protect museum staff and patrons and to comply with public health guidelines, museum visitors will be limited to 10 persons unless they are all in one party (e.g. family group). Face coverings are needed for staff and guests. All visitors and staff are asked to maintain physical distancing as much as possible. Staff is regularly cleaning and sanitizing frequently touched surfaces.