Art & Heritage Center

The Art & Heritage Center (AHC) is a hub for the arts, culture, and history in Windsor, Colorado. The AHC hosts a number of exhibits and programs throughout the year, and aspires to increase cultural opportunities for the Windsor community.

Exhibits hosted by the Art & Heritage Center are open Thursdays through Sundays from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

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Windsor Art & Heritage Center
116 5th Street Windsor, CO 80550

Current Exhibit

Fire and Crime

Open January 18th - March 31st
Thursdays-Sundays from Noon - 4 p.m.
Free Admission
Ages 7 & up recommended

Scour a crime scene and use forensic methods and your powers of deduction to solve a murder in this exciting and sinister exhibit.

After you solve the crime, read about Windsor’s most infamous fires and crimes from historic newspaper headlines. Then dive into the history of the Windsor Police Department and Fire District.

An open house reception for the public and all Windsor first responders will be held on Friday, January 26th from 6 - 7:30 p.m.


Upcoming Exhibit - Call to Artists

May 18 – August 5

The Town of Windsor Art & Heritage Center is seeking regional artists to submit their artwork for a community art show encompassing artistic representations of water in all forms. H2O is a community art show that brings together regional artists and all forms of artistic mediums to highlight the beauty, fierceness, and life-giving power water brings to our world.  Entry is free and
all forms of artwork will be considered.  Each artist may submit up to three items for consideration for the exhibition.

Artists will compete for first, second, third, and community choice awards of $150, $75, $50, and $75, respectively.

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Exhibit runs May 18 - August 5.  An awards reception will be held on Friday, May 18 from 6 - 7:30 p.m.

Submission Deadline: April 18, 2018 @ 10 a.m.

To enter, submit the following information via email to Caitlin Heusser, Museum Curator.

  • Artist name
  • Attached image of artwork
  • Size of artwork (width x height)
  • Medium/materials used
  • Short description of artwork

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Rent the Art & Heritage Center
Looking for an elegant and unique location for your next meeting or party? The Art & Heritage Center is available for rental and will accommodate up to 140 standing people. Located in the old 1909 town hall, the Art & Heritage Center is in the heart of downtown Windsor. The building’s charming original characteristics including pressed tin ceiling and oak floors compliment a stunning view of Windsor Lake creating the perfect background for your upcoming event.  Check out the Events Floor Plan.

Please note the following:
- Sorry, alcohol is not allowed for rentals.
- Food is allowed, refrigerator onsite.  There are no restrictions on caterer.
- Tables and Chairs included in the rental (linens not provided):
       - 40 padded chairs
       - Five, 5' round tables
       - Five, 8' rectangular tables
       - Six, 30" cocktail tables
- Staff must receive requested set up 24 hours prior.
- Decorations must be pre-approved by staff.