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April events at the Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum


Last updated 3/30/2021 at 12:03pm

Exploring our Urban Forest in Partnership with UCCS

Saturday, April 10

2–3 p.m.


This virtual lecture is presented as part of the Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum’s Sesquicentennial Scholar Series in partnership with UCCS. This program is made possible due to the generous support of Pikes Peak Heritage Series, a program of El Pomar Foundation.

When General William Jackson Palmer founded the city in 1871, it was situated on a nearly treeless, shortgrass prairie. Under Palmer’s supervision, the Colorado Springs Company planted thousands of trees...

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