Programs & Events

Live performance of “A Briefly Complete History of Aspen” at the Wheeler/Stallard Museum during the annual Ice Cream Social

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Twilight Cemetery Tour

Friday, August 23
Choose your tour start time (tours last about an hour): 7pm, 7:15pm, 7:30pm, 7:45pm, 8pm, 8:15pm
Red Butte Cemetery
$10 in advance online, $15 graveside

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Learn about former citizens of Aspen and their marks on history on a stroll through the town’s storied Red Butte Cemetery at twilight. As the moon rises, we’ll hear about the lives of some of the cemetery’s most notable residents through researched museum theatre-style character presentations performed by local actors and historians.

History on Tap | Special Tour of Smuggler Mine

Friday, September 20
5:30 – 7pm
Smuggler Mine
$30 in advance, $35 at the door if available (ticket includes one beer, $5 extra beer)
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“Where history meets beer…”
Grab your friends and head to Smuggler Mine to experience the underground world of the area’s mining history. History buff and mine guides will offer hard-hat tours of the mine paired with a local craft beer.
Aspen Historical Society’s “History on Tap” programs are generously sponsored by Aspen Brewing Company.