Current Exhibitions

Look to the Longmont Museum for some of the finest exhibits in northern Colorado. Exhibits change often at the Longmont Museum. Special exhibits feature local, regional and national artists, hands-on fun, new perspectives on the past, and more.

Airplane on map
Planes, Trains, and Automobiles
May 24, 2014 - September 14, 2014
A hands-on fun exhibit for kids and transportation buffs alike!  See model trains, model planes, and model automobiles. Try your hand at building and launching an airplane with compressed air, or build and race wooden cars. Explore the caboose and engine of a kid-sized train in the gallery.
Splash Factory
Splash Factory!
June 20, 2014 - September 14, 2014
Cool off in the courtyard with the Longmont Museum’s new water exhibit, designed for fun and learning. Explore whirlpools, vortices and spigots; “paint” with water on slate – and watch out for the geyser!
front-range
Front Range Rising – Permanent Gallery
Permanent Exhibition
Front Range Rising is the exhibit that the Longmont Museum & Cultural Center was built for! Opened in September 2007, it was made possible in part by support from the Friends of the Longmont Museum.
Apollo space capsule in orbit
Vance Brand: Ambassador of Exploration
Permanent Exhibition
See an actual lunar sample in this pocket exhibition about the space program and Vance Brand, a Longmont native who flew on the Apollo-Soyuz and the Space Shuttle.
Longs Peak Room gallery at the Longmont Museum
Longs Peak Room – Interactive Gallery
Permanent Exhibition
Enjoy the best view in Longmont while the kids have fun with hands-on games, try on our crow and buffalo costumes, and uncover mysteries in the Discovery drawers. Admission to the Longs Peak Room is free.