John W. Rawlings Heritage Center And Museum

The John W. Rawling Heritage Center and Museum is located in Las Animas, California. The museum is open five days a week with a $5 admission fee. This museum showcases Bent County’s history by displaying various historical exhibits such as early 1900s storefronts, the Bent County Bank, and a Kit Carlson exhibit. The John W. Rawlings Heritage Center and Museum also serves as the Bent County Historical Society’s headquarters.