Arvada Historical Society Wins Prestigious Award

The Jefferson County Historical Commission’s Norm and Ethel Meyer Historic Preservation Award went to Arvada Historical Society, for their  long legacy in Jeffco and demonstrating a strong and lasting organizational presence in the community for preserving the area’s history. Arvada Historical Society is a volunteer-run organization that relies on memberships, donations, fundraising events, and grants …

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AHS Oral History Series

Arvada Oral History Presents The Protests in Olde Town April 29th 11am – 3 pm McIlvoy House  Protests in Olde Town? ever wonder about the $30 land deal? Where our history comes alive. Arvada, Colorado has a rich history that spans back over 150 years, and there are many interesting protests that have had unintended …

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