Helping Preserve the Story of Aurora, Colorado

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Aurora Museum Foundation
Grand Opening for the Ruth Fountain Addition and the Growing Home Gallery.

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The grand opening celebrations took place Saturday November 22, 2014 at 11 am with the Ribbon cutting.  Mayor Steve Hogan

and Ruth Fountain did the honors. About 100 people were in attendance on this bright and sunny Colorado day.  Everyone toured the new Growing Home exhibit, Trolley Trailer # 610, and the opening exhibits at the Museum - Turkey Tracks, Penny Squares, Crazy Quilts, and the 15th Annual Festival of Wreaths.  Come and enjoy the completed facility soon.

Ruth Fountain Addition Growing Home Exhibit

Aurora History Museum, Aurora Museum Foundation

Specific Options for Exhibit Donations

Thank you for your interest in contributing to the Aurora History Museums new Ruth Fountain Addition and the Growing Home exhibit.

Click on the above links to see all of the items available for funding.  If you would like, just make a small or large contribution to the Addition or the Exhibit. 

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Welcome to the Aurora Museum Foundation, an organization dedicated to supporting the Aurora History Museum.  

In 2014 the AMF will celebrate its 25th Anniversary! Through your generous donations, sponsorships and volunteerism we help ensure the continued success of the Aurora History Museum's education programs, exhibits, and community outreach.


Become a Member

Become a friend of the Aurora History Museum by becoming a member of the Aurora Museum Foundation.  The AMF depends on people like you for its membership and leadership.  Read More>>


 Donate to the Aurora Museum Foundation

The AMF cannot operate without your generous support.  Please consider making a donation today.  Read More >>


Aurora Museum Foundation Board of Directors

The AMF Board of Directors is made up of fifteen elected members, selected from the AMF membership.          



Museum Store

The Museum Store is operated by the AMF and offers gifts are both unique and relevant to Aurora's history.  Read More >>



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YOU CAN FINANCIALLY HELP The Aurora Museum Foundation by making a donation on Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at  Your donation will be boosted through a $1 million incentive fund.