and Historical Society

340 High Street

P. O. Box 9, Lyons, Colorado 80540


Open: May - October


Donations are always appreciated.

The Lyons Redstone Museum and Lyons Historical Society are 501(c)(3) non-profits.

The Lyons Historical Society welcomes donations for the museum. Established by the Lyons Historical Society, the museum is dedicated to collecting, preserving, and displaying the unique history of our city, local area, and sandstone industry. This wouldn't be possible without generous donations from organizations, corporations, and private individuals.

For financial donations, please make checks payable to "Lyons Historical Society" and send to:

Lyons Historical Society
PO Box 9
Lyons, CO 80540

The museum is always looking for donations including objects and documents of historical value tied to the past of Lyons. These types of donations are evaluated on a case-by-case basis. If you think you have something that would be a good match for the museum's collection, please contact us.


To become a member:

Student or Senior Citizen: $5.00 year

Individual: $10.00

Family: $20.00

Organization: $25.00


To become a Friend: As a Friend of the 1881 School Museum and supporting its functions, I wish to extend a support donation as follows:

$10 - Friend/Organization

$25 - Contributor/Business

$50 - Sustaining Gift (Annual)*

$100 - Supporting Gift (Annual)*

$500 - Life Gift*

$50 - Memorial/Gift to help staff the museum*

*Includes a Certificate and 50 letters engraved on the Museum donor plaque.


Include: Memorial to:


If for a student: Years and Graduation Year

Gift by:


All Payable to: Lyons Historical Society

P. O. Box 9

Lyons, CO 80540



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