Collection: Artifact Kits

Our kits and trunks are packed with various artifacts, lessons plans centered in primary source analysis, photos, and so much more! From mountain men, miners, and the Giant Map to the stories of grandmothers from Colorado’s communities of color, our kits put the past in your students’ hands.


  • Perfect for students in Grades 3–5
  • Rental Period: 2 weeks
  • Cost: $20 per kit when picked up and dropped off at the History Colorado Center.
  • Kits can be shipped both ways for an additional $50 charge/kit.
  • Late return and replacement fees may apply.
  • Each two-week rental period starts on a Friday.
  • Pick up and drop off is at the History Colorado Center and is available during the weekends at the beginning and end of your rental period.

Need more than two weeks or not seeing the rental period you want? Email or call 303/866-2320 before reserving your kit online to arrange for any additional accommodations.

NOTE: When you add a Kit or Trunk to your online shopping cart, it does not automatically reserve the dates that you requested. To avoid confusion, please do not select your desired dates until you are ready to check out.