Appointments | Center for Southwest Studies

Plan Your Visit Appointments

To schedule a visit to the Delaney Library & Archives:
please call (970) 247-7456 or email archives@fortlewis.edu or library@fortlewis.edu

To schedule a visit to the Museums collections:
please call (970) 247-7333 or email museum@fortlewis.edu

To schedule a visit to the Museum exhibits: Updated 11/9/20: VISITATION IS CURRENTLY SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
Thank you for your interest in visiting the exhibits. Please check back for updates on resuming visitation - or request to join our mailing list by emailing CSWSMail@fortlewis.edu to receive information and news about upcoming exhibits and virtual programs.

Preparing for your visit


By making an appointment for our exhibits you agree to the following visitation policies developed in compliance with guidelines and requirements related to COVID-19: 

  • If you are feeling ill or running a fever, please stay home. You can cancel or reschedule your appointment within our scheduling website OR contact our reservations coordinator at (970) 247-7456 and we will work with you to reschedule your visit.
  • All guests must wear a face covering during their visit. Please bring one with you.
  • Adhere to social distancing guidelines, staying at least six feet away from guests not in your party.
  • Please do not arrive early to your appointment.

Hours of Operation: Delaney Library & Archives open only by appointment.

Map & Directions

Purchase parking passes at kiosks located at Fort Lewis College information signs near entrances to campus.


Center of Southwest Studies
Fort Lewis College
1000 Rim Drive
Durango, CO 81301

Contact Us


Phone Numbers

Main Office: 970-247-7456
Library Reference Desk: 970-382-6982
Special Collections Library: 970-247-7135
Archives: 970-247-7126
College Records: 970-382-6951
Museum: 970-247-7456