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City of Delta

Culture & History
The director of Culture & History has an office located at the Bill Heddles Recreation Center, 531 N. Palmer Street, Delta, CO 81416. Phone: 970-874-1718

Wilma Erven - Director

Historic Preservation
The City of Delta now has 30 buildings which have received local designation. Eight buildings have received state designation and four buildings have earned national designation.

For more information about historic preservation visit the Colorado HIstoric Society Office of Archaeology & Historic Preservation website at

Performing Arts, Sculpture, Murals

Fort Uncompahgre
Fort Uncompahgre was established as a fur trading post in 1828 by Antonie Robidoux, near the present site of Delta, Colorado.

The Fort has come to life again as the City of Delta funds this unique museum that is located at the entrance to the Confluence Park Complex. The Fort is currently closed. To schedule a tour for your group of 10 people or more please call 970-874-8349or email