Plan Your Visit | Center of Southwest Studies

Current Hours

Students in the gallery at the Center of Southwest Studies for the opening of Throughline: Student Works Inspired by the Center’s Collections.

Exhibit Gallery

The Exhibit Gallery is open Monday through Friday, 1 – 4 pm or click here to schedule an appointment

  • To schedule a gallery visit or museum research visit, call 970-247-7333 or email museum@fortlewis.edu
  • General Rules
    • Admission is FREE, but a $5 donation is suggested.
    • No food or drink is allowed in the gallery or Delaney Library.
    • Photos are permitted in the gallery.
    • Please do not touch items on display.

Delaney Research Library

Delaney Research Library is open Monday through Friday, 10 am – 4 pm

Want to receive information and news about upcoming exhibits and programs? Email museum@fortlewis.edu to join our mailing list!

Current COVID Protocols, Spring 2022

Appointments Preferred

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 museum staff at 970-247-7333 and we will work with you to reschedule your visit.

Hours of Operation:
The Museum, Library & Archives are open Monday - Friday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Appointments Preferred

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