Local history matters

Local history matters because history transforms a city into a community — after all, a city is not a community without an understanding of its past. Poudre Landmarks Foundation opens the door to the past by preserving and restoring historic landmarks & offering historic education to our community. 


Help us achieve our vision: a community that understands, appreciates, and values its past.


Local history matters because learning about history teaches essential skills. It pushes individuals to view the world...

Posted by Poudre Landmarks on Monday, 6 November 2017

#Localhistorymatters because it shapes our personal identity. Learning the stories of struggle and triumph of people...

Posted by Avery House on Tuesday, 7 November 2017

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Join us for a tour of the Avery House

The 1879 Avery House is open for tours Saturdays and Sundays, 1-4 pm. Tours are about an hour and are offered by friendly, knowledgeable docents. Visit this charming home and spend a afternoon learning local history in cozy Victorian surroundings.