Overview

See where 675 U.S. volunteers led by Colonel John Chivington launched an attack on a peaceful village of Cheyenne and Arapaho who were camped under the protection of the American Flag.  Around 200 Cheyenne and Arapaho were killed on Nov. 29, 1864.

Amenities
Facility Amenities: Brochures Available, Parking on site
General Information: Dates Closed: Between Dec. 1 and April 1, the site is closed on weekends. It is open on weekdays year round., Hours of Operation: Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site is open from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Visitor Center on site
Rate Information: Free Admission
Tour Information: Guided Tours, Tour Schedule: Presentations between 9am and 3pm upon request.