The Park is open Tuesday through Saturday,
10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Memorial Day through Labor Day
Guided tours of the
Tuesday through Saturday at:
children 2 to 12
include park access and home tour. Please
the Visitor’s Center. We welcome tour groups, but ask that you please
call for reservations for groups of six or more.
Your outing begins with an interactive,
tour of Kinikinnick
Ranch through daily activities as they would have happened in the
1930s. The tour explores the origional summer house,
port-cochere, croquet court, cattery, play house, garage, as well as
the restored flower and vegetable gardens. The Circle of
has hands-on activities that will take you back to the days of chopping
wood, hanging laundry out to dry, making soap in a kettle over an open
fire, swinging back and forth on a tree swing, seesawing on a log and more.
An interpreter will take you on a tour
original Humphrey home.
Then, you may choose to have a picnic in the Double Nikl
and Playground area or with advance reservations, have a tea in our Par-tea House. But
whatever your choice, it will be a visit to remember.
are not allowed within the Ranch grounds with the execption of service
animals. Animals living at the Ranch free range and dogs, however
docile, may startle, injur or kill livestock.
the safety and comfort of all, please do not run up on animal pens,
touch, or feed the livstock. Animals are unpredictable; horns, hooves
and teeth may cause injury.
Some of our
historic buildings cannot accommodate strollers, walkers or
drinking are not permitted in historic buildings.
Smoking is not
allowed on the site.
Please do not
walk or climb on fences, walls, trees, or outside of the Ranch area
into service roads.
and a Tour:
advance reservations, your
visit can include a tour of the Humphrey Home at 11:30 am and a Tea
choice of one menu for the group in our Par-Tea House at 12:30
p.m. All Teas come with
signature homemade bread and wine jelly. Teas are $20.00 per person,
includes the tour and lunch with a minimum of 6 people and a maximum of
Reservations and 50% deposit are required to hold the date.
Spinach & Mandarin Orange Salad
Cucumber & Cream Cheese
Salmon & Wasabi Cream Cheese
Sandwich Chocolate Chip English Muffin Bread
Bumble Bee Tea
Nutty Apple Salad
Ricotta & Honey Sandwich
Egg Salad Sandwich
Honey Wheat English Muffin Bread
Lady Bug Tea
Citrus Mixed Green Salad
Shredded Cheddar Sandwich
Roast Beef & Horseradish Sandwich
Lemon Citrus English Muffin Bread
Pecan & Pear Field Green Salad
Smoked Almond & Cream Cheese
Cherry English Muffin Bread
Thai Slaw Salad
Vegetarian Spring Roll
Curry Chicken Salad Sandwich
Almond English Muffin Bread
Spinach & Water Chestnut Salad
Deviled Ham Ribbon Sandwich
Cinnamon Raisin English Muffin Bread
to do at
The Trading Post
is a re-creation
of the Humphrey’s original Trading Post Antique Store at the corner of
Creek and Bergen Parkway. The shop contains antiques, vintage,
and delightful local artisan items. Veiw photos of some of our items
for sale here.
in The Park
in the Park was created to tell Hazel Lou’s story, the
child. She attended both the University of Colorado and the University
Denver in pursuit of art degrees. The art shows rotate artists monthly
located in the Teacherage in the David Hoover Memorial Gallery. Gallery
hours from 10:00 am to 4:00 p.m.,
the Jim & Joe Trail
remember to take a hike on the Jim and Joe Trail. The Trail follows a
half mile path through the pine forest just behind the Humphrey home
respite benches along the way. Pick up a trail guide at the trail head
garden gnomes will tell you all about the native plants and their uses. Photos from the trail are here.
Classes, Fundraisers and Special Events for 2019
Classes, fundraisers and special events are offered
throughout the summer. For
a complete list of all our activities please visit
our Calendar of
photos of our event click on the event heading.
June 29, 4:00 pm, $40 per person/$35 members
history? Enjoy looking at beautiful old buildings and finding out their
story? Embrace your passion by finding National Register and Landmarked
properties scattered throughout Evergreen in this fun, timed scavenger
hunt. Return to the museum to relive the drama of the “hunt” with
“breakfast” and prizes in this Fox Hunt themed party. The dinner menu
is called “breakfast” even if it is held at four o’clock in the
First Annual Stay-at-Home Benefit
Support of Humphrey History Park and Museum, please do not dress up,
hire a sitter, or leave your cozy couch. We are not inviting you to sit
inside on a beautiful day and eat food that isn’t on your diet.
Instead, we invite you to support the Museum by staying at home and
simply making a donation.
Farm to Fork Dinner
August 25, 5:00 pm, $40 per person/$35 members
This dinner brings our region’s values to life by taking place literally out in the field. As a tribute to the Outstanding in the Field Program,
it celebrates the farms and farmers producing the food from the earth
that’s under your feet. And, sitting down in the middle of a gorgeous
landscape to break bread with strangers who will become, by the end of
the meal, new friends– what could be better or more beautiful?
Vintage Wine Tour
September 14, 5:00 pm, $40 per person/$35 members
fall winds down and we begin to prepare for winter, take your senses on
one last trip to wine county, a wine makers tour of the California coast. This
dinner brings a four course California meal and wine pairing to guests. The dinner and annual
auction feature “vintage” wines produced at Kinnikinnick Ranch.
Friday Nights at the Museum
back on Friday nights at the Museum. A little like happy hour with food
and our house made wine, but more fun and more than an hour!
Reservations requested, 4:00 to 6:00 pm, $25 per person
June 14, Date Night
in love all over again wandering the museum grounds with the one you
love. Featuring a chocolate fountain with a variety of goodies for
dipping and dessert wine stations scattered throughout the gardens.
July 12, Stone Soup Party
you heard of the old folk story about the town that comes together to
make a communal pot of soup? Well, we’re having one! Bring two cans of
soup, non creamy, and we’ll put one in the pot to go with dinner and
give the other to ECHO for the food bank. Salad, crusty bread and wine included in the dinner.
July 19, Par-tea House Cookbook
have been asking for it, and it is finally here, the Par-tea House
Cookbook. It is filled with information on how tea grows, how it is
manufactured, its history, types of tea, tools for tea, how to choose
tea, pairing tea, and of course, Kinnikinnick Ranch tea recipes. Tea
and a variety of dishes from the cookbook will be served.
August 9, Italian Wine and Cheese Tasting
Traditional wine and cheese pairings with house made wine, cheese and bread. Italian bread, Sangiovese and Mozzarella Bites
Nebbiolo and Burrata, Pinot Gris and Ricotta with fruit and honey.
August 23, French Wine and Cheese Tasting
wine and cheese pairings with house made wine, cheese and bread. French
bread, Viognier and Cheve, Pinot Noir and Brie, Cabernet Sauvignon with
Annual End of Summer Tent Sale
Saturday, August 11, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Post gift shop end of summer clearance sale! Our biggest sale of the
year with huge savings on antique items from the Trading Post Gift
Shop. The deals are not limited to the tent either, browse the gift
shop for unique gifts at the best prices of the year.