The Archive has reopened!
Visit https://fcmod.org/plan-your-visit/ for details.

Make an Appointment


Fort Collins Museum of Discovery

Walk in Visitors and
Appointment Hours

Tuesday - Saturday: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Appointment Only Hours

Tuesday - Friday: 2:00 - 4:00 pm
Book an Appointment

Location

Fort Collins Museum of Discovery
408 Mason Court
Fort Collins, Colorado 80524
(970) 221-6688



Appointments are appreciated so we can best prepare for your visit, but are not necessary during our walk-in hours.

Please note:
  • Though not required, visitors are encouraged to wear masks in the Archive.
  • Appointments must be made at least 48 hours in advance.
  • Appointments are available in 1/2-hour increments.
  • Researchers may be asked to wear gloves while handling archival materials. Cotton or disposable nitrile gloves will be provided.
  • Clean pencils will be provided.
  • The Archive will be thoroughly cleaned after each visit by a researcher.

3 Different Ways to Book an Appointment

  • View availability and book online.
  • Call the Archive Reference Desk at 970-221-6688 and leave a message. Our staff will follow up with you as soon as possible to get your appointment scheduled.
  • Use the form below to send us an email. Our staff will follow up with you as soon as possible to get your appointment scheduled.

Request Research Assistance by Appointment

Fort Collins Museum of Discovery          Poudre River Public Library District
Preserving the history of Fort Collins, Colorado & the Cache la Poudre region