Huerfano County Historical Society

Walsenburg, Colorado

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Huerfano Heritage Center

114 West Sixth Street

Walsenburg, Colorado

The center is your source for Archival Photos, Newspapers, and Huerfano County records from the 1890s to the present.

The Center is available for research by appointment. Please call well in advance of your planned visit.

Director Carolyn Newman

can be reached at


For access to the extensive historic collection by appointment.


Assistant Director

William J. Bechaver

Voice Or Text Requests


Or email regarding information requests or research intentions to


Saturday - 11:00 - 2:00

Thursday - 11:00 - 3:00

Friday - 2:00 - 5:00

Local Newspaper Archives Are

Now Available On Line!

Click Here!

Please call ahead to confirm your visit.

Thank You!