Continue the legacy.
The CU-Boulder Alumni Association provides legacy cords to graduating students whose family members are CU alums. Celebrate graduation as a Forever Buff by wearing the Alumni Association black and gold legacy cord and recognize your family ties to CU. Click here to learn more about how you can get your own cord for graduation.
The CU Heritage Center at the University of Colorado Boulder is located on the third floor of Old Main on campus and is operated by the CU-Boulder Alumni Association. The Heritage Center is open Monday through Friday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. The Heritage Center is closed for all university holidays.
Our Space Exploration Gallery is currently getting a facelift.
The gallery is now OPEN but only has limited artifacts.
Come by and dress like an astronaut and
have your photo taken on the moon!
Sorry for any inconvenience during our construction phase.
The purpose of the CU Heritage Center is to collect, preserve and interpret material culture and documentary resources illustrative of the history of the University of Colorado Boulder. Such materials, information and other means will be used for research, publications, exhibitions and education with the goal of increasing public awareness, understanding and an appreciation of the human heritage of the university.