Appointments | Center of Southwest Studies

Plan Your Visit Appointments

To contact the Delaney Library & Archives:
please call (970) 247-7126 or email archives@fortlewis.edu or library@fortlewis.edu

To contact the Museum:
please call (970) 247-7333 or email museum@fortlewis.edu

Museum exhibits open by appointment:
click HERE for the appointment scheduling tool
email CSWSMail@fortlewis.edu to join our mailing list to receive information and news about upcoming exhibits and virtual programs

Preparing for your visit


By making an appointment 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 by contacting 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.

Hours of Operation: The Museum, Library & Archives are currently open by appointment only.

Map & Directions

Purchase parking passes at kiosks located at Fort Lewis College information signs near entrances to campus.
Parking May - August is free.


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
Archives: 970-247-7126
College Records: 970-382-6951
Museum: 970-247-7456