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Museum Location / Hours

The Heritage Center
Corner of 3rd and Main
P.O. Box 24
Crowley, CO 81033
Phone/Fax: 719.267.3384
Directions to Museum

Monday - Friday:
Mornings: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Tuesday - Thursday:
1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Museum tours by appointment
Call: 719-469-7874

Senior Ladies

The ladies of Crowley County get together every Monday at 9:30 a.m. at the Heritage Center for coffee and conversation. Come join the excitement!


Board Meetings

Just a reminder! Every second Tuesday of the month the Town of Crowley hold its board meetings at 7:00 p.m. Make plans to attend to keep up with what is happening in YOUR community.


CCHC History Books

crowleycentennialbookA "Special Edition" history book commemorating the Centennial for Crowley County is available. The book contains the history of the county beginning in the late 1890's. The book is divided by chapters of the early days of the area, our farming, industries, ranching, towns, churches, schools, the history of when and how we began as Crowley County and what we are in 2011. There are 320 historical pictures in the book with the history to go with them. The books are $30.00 plus a $5.00 charge for shipping and handling..

Books may be ordered by contacting the Crowley County Heritage Center:

Phone: (719) 267-3384
or writing to:
Crowley County Heritage Society
Corner of 3rd and Main
P.O. Box 24
Crowley, CO 81033
Please make checks to Crowley County Heritage Society.


Frequently Asked Questions

Have questions about Crowley County and your family?  Click HERE to see how we can help.


Utilities and Government

Aquila of Rocky Ford, Colorado, and Southeast Power Association of La Junta, Colorado provides electricity. Kinder Morgan of La Junta, Colorado, provides natural gas. Telephone services are provided by CenturyTel. Fuel, Water, sewer, cable television and telephone service are provided in all towns and arrangements can be made in the rural areas of the County.


Company/Town Contact Person Phone Number(s)
Crowley County Water System Gary Kidd 719.267.4113
99 Pipeline Ted Pennington 719.267.3274
Crowley County Water Association Leonard Talkington 719.267.3498 (h) / 719.980.3498 (cell)
Town of Olney Springs Town Clerk 719.267.5567



Company/Town Contact Person Phone Number(s)
Town of Ordway                  Town Clerk 719.267.3134
Town of Sugar City                  Town Clerk 719.267.3729
Town of Crowley                  Leonard Talkington 719.267.3498 (h) / 719.980.3498 (cell)
Town of Olney Springs                  Town Clerk 719.267.5567



Company/Town Contact Person Phone Number(s)
Kinder Morgan                La Junta, CO (81052) 1.800.563.0012



Company/Town Phone Number(s)
Aquila                1.800.303.0752/719.384.2551
Southeast Colorado Power Association         1.800.332.8634



Company/Town Contact Person Phone Number(s)
Century Tel                La Junta, CO (81050) 719.384.1300





CCHC Brochure

cchcbrochure thumbNeed to know more about the Crowley Heritage Center and Museum?? Click the link to the right to view/download a brochure.

Heritage Center Disclaimer

The information and content on this site has been prepared by volunteers with diligence, love and great care, but is not guaranteed to be fully accurate or complete. If there is any misspelling or inaccuracy, we insist on your assistance. Please notify Annette Barber at the Heritage Society by e-mail. We'll do our best to correct any errors time permitting.