For Immediate Release
Eric Sainio, 719-729-3003
Sand Creek Massacre NHS Park Switches to Summer Schedule
The Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site will switch to its summer schedule beginning Wednesday, April 1, 2015.The park will be open 9am through 4pm, seven days a week.This schedule will remain in effect through November 30, 2015.
The park will be open on all three summer federal holidays –Memorial Day (May 25th), Fourth of July (July 4th), and the Labor Day (September 7th).
Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site will be offering daily programs on site at 10 am and 2 pm beginning Monday, April 6. These programs will focus on the people, places, and events of the Sand Creek Massacre.
Guided tours of the park can be arranged in advance, when staffing permits, by contacting the park Administrative Headquarters at (719) 729-3003. Entrance to the Sand Creek Massacre NHS is free.
For additional information and program updates, please visit our website at www.nps.gov/sand or contact the Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site at (719) 729-3003.