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Address: Grand Junction, CO

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Very nice presentations and creative use of space. Interactive displays for all ages. Well maintained and surprises around each corner! Climb the tower and see the town and the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 14, 2015
Deb N
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Grand Junction, Colorado
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Grand Junction, Colorado
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20 reviews 20 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Very nice presentations and creative use of space. Interactive displays for all ages. Well maintained and surprises around each corner! Climb the tower and see the town and the Monument.

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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

This is one of the best small town museums I've been in. Great exhibits, thoughtfully laid out, in-depth information, I could go on. With each exhibit I looked at, I became more impressed with solid academic feel to the information and history, as if it were carefully researched. The exhibits were also very cool just to look at. Great place!

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Whitewater, Colorado, United States
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013

Even though the Museum is relatively small, it is packed with exciting information relative to the Grand Junction area. Covering Native American artifacts, the history of the town and businesses, and even a stagecoach! We learned a lot about the Western Slope of Colorado and its heritage.

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