Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site

Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site,
55411 County Road W,
Chivington, CO 81036

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.

  • Facility Amenities:
    • Parking on Site
  • General Information:
    • Free Admission,
    • Visitor Center on site,
    • Hours of Operation