Historic Structures and Tours

 Heritage buildings landscape.

Explore Lakewood history with a visit to Heritage Lakewood Belmar Park. Tour historic buildings and artifacts, signup for a guided tour, view exhibits and attend educational programs.

Free Drop-In Tours in April! 

Saturdays from 11 a.m.-noon all month. Meet your tour guide at the Visitor Center. 

Explore Lakewood's distinct past with a 60-minute guided tour of Heritage Lakewood historic structures. Stroll through historic Belmar Park, once home of The Denver Post heiress May Bonfils Stanton, as you hear about life in early Lakewood. An experienced guide will lead you through the museum’s historic structures such as the 1930s farmhouse, the 1948 Valentine Diner and the 1920s Country School.

Book a Tour

Tours can be reserved online or over phone at 303-987-7850.

Make a Reservation


  • $5 adults
  • $4 seniors age 65+
  • $3 Youth age 3-12
  • 2 and under free

The outdoor self-guided walking tour provides an easy way to learn more about local history, Heritage Lakewood buildings and the Belmar Park area. A brochure, including a map, is available free of charge at the Heritage Lakewood Visitor Center or you can download it below.

The inside of the structures can be viewed during guided tours only. 

Download the Guide(PDF, 2MB)


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A crowd listens to a presentation during a luncheon.

Dive into local history topics with lecture-style programs at Heritage Lakewood. Staff and special guests will focus in on a new topic for each session. 

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History Happy Hour

Journey back in time with fellow history enthusiasts as we explore exciting themes tied to Lakewood's past. 

Historical Luncheons

Enjoy a delightful lunch and lecture in a Heritage Lakewood historic space. These luncheons are great ways to meet fellow history enthusiasts in fun and educational settings.

Conservation Conversations

Join us for these new research-focused workshops led by a curator in the historic Caretaker's Cottage.  

Museum Store Discount

The Museum Store offers historical luncheon attendees a 10% discount on all items in the gift shop, including consignment items. It must be used on the day of the luncheon program and cannot be combined with any other discounts.

Take a Virtual Tour

Historic Structures

Click on the listings below to view photo galleries.