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Address: 1001 Colorado Avenue, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
Phone Number: 970.945.4448
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Hours:
Mon 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Thu - Sat 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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A Wonderful Museum

Small admission price ($4). Wonderful old house. The woodwork and high ceilings are amazing. A large collection of artifacts from the turn of the century greets you. The old... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 13, 2015
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Rancho Cucamonga, California, Usa
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Rancho Cucamonga, California, Usa
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Small admission price ($4). Wonderful old house. The woodwork and high ceilings are amazing. A large collection of artifacts from the turn of the century greets you. The old Victrola and telegraph were reminders for my teens of how people communicated and entertained themselves. Well worth a visit.

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Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

It's an adorable historic museum. Go and check it out. Great ticket price and local history beautifully preserved and staffed by volunteers. Ask to see historic prints of local photos. They make great framers and travel memories.

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Aspen, Colorado
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

cindy and the people here are great and very knowledgeable. The examples of history are not rusting pieces of junk. great for kids and adults.

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Scott City, Kansas
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6 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

The place is never open, I have been to Glenwoodsprings twice for three days each time in the last two years and I was unable to go, it's never open

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Castle Rock, Colorado
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69 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This converted house is a little gem for a small museum. Lots of great historical items. There are many fun and varied exhibits. There's a little bit of lots of things. I thought the admission was reasonable. I enjoyed it.

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Windsor, Connecticut
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

neat little house off 13th street- found it by accident and glad we did - very interesting exhibits and not crowded at all

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Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Recently I had the pleasure to take the walking tour of Glenwood Springs offered every Friday evening at 7:00pm by the Frontier Historical Museum. I have only taken one similar historical walking tour (in Sedona, Arizona), but this tour was excellent. The tour leader was dressed in period costume and created a feeling of excitement and adventure throughout the evening.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

The two ladies in attendance at the museum the day I visited were a wealth of knowledge and stories. Worth the time and few dollars to review the history of a great Western town. Feel free to ask the ladies for any thoughts on local things to do, restaurants, or happenings.

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Centennial, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 329 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

You pay $4.00 (which I think is a little expensive) and you can go through on your own. they have informative signs on the displays. there are two floors that are packed with antiques and tons of history. I loved everything about this place. the kitchen was thoughtfully put together and the upstairs has the wardrobes and guns. the bedroom... More 

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Loveland, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

Spent about an hour going through this lovely little old house filled with local history and collectibles. Well worth the time to see it and acqaint yourself with local history and lore.

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Additional Information about Frontier Historical Museum

Address: 1001 Colorado Avenue, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
Phone Number: 970.945.4448
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Glenwood Springs
Open Hours:
Monday 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Thursday 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Friday 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Saturday 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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