Caretaker's Cottage Open House

Caretaker's Cottage outdoor view.

Celebrate the opening of Caretaker's Cottage at this free open house on Saturday, September 11 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Enjoy tours (view tour schedule below), snacks, games and giveaways!

Caretaker's Cottage is a newly restored historic building located on the grounds of Heritage Lakewood. The building is now home to a research room and meeting space. Learn more.

Open house activities:

REFRESHMENTS

Enjoy lemonade and cookies on the lawn or bring your own snacks for a picnic under the trees.

TOURS

Tours of Caretaker's Cottage will be offered at 11 a.m., noon, 2 p.m. and 3 p.m.

GAMES AND ACTIVITIES

  • Fill out your own family tree with the help of Heritage Lakewood’s Research Room.
  • Watch History Happy Hour recordings about May Bonfils and the Caretaker’s Cottage history.
  • Laugh it up with a short slapstick film about the making of a 1920s kit house and build your own with specialty blocks.

PRIZE DRAWING

Attend the opening and sign up to receive the Arts email newsletter or BRAVO magazine and you'll be entered into a drawing! Prizes include a four-pack of tickets to Cider Days, a free guided tour of the museum, and a free registration to a Historical Luncheon or History Happy Hour.

Support historic projects

The Caretaker’s Cottage restoration project was paid for in part by a History Colorado - State Historical Fund grant. Want to help support future restorations and free programming at Heritage Lakewood? Donate now.

When

  • Saturday, September 11, 2021 | 10:00 AM - Saturday, September 11, 2021 | 04:00 PM

Location

Heritage Lakewood Belmar Park, 801 S Yarrow St., Lakewood, CO 80226  View Map

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