• Blankets, hides, and other offerings hang at massacre overlook

    Sand Creek Massacre

    National Historic Site Colorado

Plan Your Visit


The Western National Parks Association has opened a bookstore and sales area at the Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site. The store offers over 55 titles. Publications cover a wide range of history, culture, and resources related to the Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site. In addition, there is a varied selection of children's literature and educational items. Follow this link for a list of books and resources available at the site.

Did You Know?

Grey Beard's son Prairie Chief in 1911.

Grey Beard survived the Sand Creek Massacre and retaliated against white society. Captured and sentenced to Fort Marion, he attempted to escape and a sentry shot him. His son became a leader in the early reservation life of the Southern Cheyenne. More...