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Frisco Historic Park and Museum

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Address: 120 Main Street, Frisco, CO
Phone Number: 303-668-3428
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Sun 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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My family visited the Frisco Historic Park and Museum today. We always enjoy learning more about a town's history and this visit did not disappoint. The main building of the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 24, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

My family visited the Frisco Historic Park and Museum today. We always enjoy learning more about a town's history and this visit did not disappoint. The main building of the museum is a former saloon and then school house built in 1899. There are some nice exhibits in this building including a nice model train with an elaborate model town... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

While driving back to Denver Airport, we stopped in Frisco, CO. What a wonderful little city. We toured (free) their Museum which consists of relocated log cabins, etc. It was very interesting and a fun, nice stop. Worth taking a look. We also ate at the Log Cabin Restaurant. It was average.

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metairie.la
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Stopped in this museum and park on a snowy day in February and it was very picturesque. We walked to every building as the staff was busy shoveling the walkways for us. Great exhibits in the museum and the staff was very friendly and helpful

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Louisiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

This city museum is FREE. Don't allow the lack of admission fee fool you...it is a first class exhibit. There are about a dozen century old structures on site and the accompanying tools, products of antiquity and photographs were outstanding. These folks did a fine job of assembling good stuff and telling good stories. Several multi-media options were provided. I... More 

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New Orleans, LA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Well worth the visit - free and enjoyable. We enjoyed every building we entered. Interesting time - be sure to check out the jail cell and the "well to do" miner's house. It was a pleasant side attraction. The ladies in the office gave us many great travel tips also.

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

The Frisco Historic Park is operated by the town of Frisco. It has many cabins that have great presentations of what it was like to live in the mining days during the beginning era of the town.

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Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Loved walking through 10 small buildings with impeccable displays of early settler life. We spent over an hour just reading and enjoying the visits to each building. Well done!

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

The area is nicely setup with houses maintained as it was looks like years ago. It has a lot of items of the past, video & audio presentation and exhibit. A nice place to run into while out from recuperating from ski sore :).

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Maynard, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We have been to this museum a few times, once in summer and now in winter. It is really a treasure. The displays are so fascinating, and the interactive opportunities for kids are a great bonus. Our 7 year old son had a great time going from one house to the next stamping his "passport". Definitely a must-see for anyone... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Gave an interesting account of the area. Learned a lot about the gold rush days. The buildings were interesting and worth the tour. Does not take a lot of time.

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