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Address: 85 Harman Park Drive, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147
Phone Number: (970)731-5785
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A nice little bit of Americana

This small museum of an American artist and Walt Disney collaborator is worth the time. It's a short 30 minute visit but one I am glad I made. $3.00 gets you,in. It's a good deal... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 14, 2015
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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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Pearland, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

This was right across the street from our hotel "Hilltop Inn". We decided to visit on our last day in Pogosa Springs and that was probably a good thing. Because my Husband would have wanted to visit everyday. He enjoyed visiting with Fred Harmon lll so much. Mr. Fred lll has wonderful stories to tell about the ranch and Hollywood... More 

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

This small museum of an American artist and Walt Disney collaborator is worth the time. It's a short 30 minute visit but one I am glad I made. $3.00 gets you,in. It's a good deal and you will live in his work.

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Trinidad, Colorado
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Incredible! The little Western Museum is a fun stop for a few hours. We talked with Fred Harman's son (Fred III) and the museum staff the entire time and I had to drag my husband out so they could close for the evening. We love western art and the collection and story of Mr. Harman, Red Ryder and ALL THE... More 

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San Antonio, TX
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

This is a small museum, staffed primarily by volunteers. It is the former home of Fred Harman, the creator of the Red Ryder cartoons, books, etc. Fred Harman's son now lives on the property. This museum is a memorial to Fred Harman and one can learn about his life, see his paintings and sculptures as well as many of his... More 

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Austin, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

This is a quaint little museum. Not much to see. Very small. Only $3 to get in. You can buy a Red Ryder BB Gun here and sit a very long couch frequently napped on by John Wayne. Something to do for 15-20 minutes. Glad we stopped in. Loved the saddle.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Fred Harman III was our guide as we went through the museum, telling us stories about his father, growing up in Colorado and all sorts of interesting tidbits. The paintings are amazing! So life like and capturing a slice of the old West. Worth every bit of the price of admission which is only $4.

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Cheatham County, TN
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

We visited Pagosa Springs for spring break, but the place was locked. There are some "Red Rider" items outside, and some rusty farm equipment. Decorative figures representing Red Rider and Little Beaver are on the porch of the house, which is in a park. The parking lot is small, and there seems to be an effort to develop an industrial... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

We traveled to Pagosa Springs for Spring Break. The only thing we saw at the Fred Harman Art Museum was a cute little calico cat who followed our family around the old buildings on the property. We couldn't tell if this place is permanently closed or just temporarily, but this is NOT a good Spring Break destination!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Brought back wonderful memories Would recommend this to everyone. Fred Harman's son has great stories to tell about his father

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KENT
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Fred Harmon's Red Ryder character and the later BB gun made even more famous by the movie "Christmas Story" (which was shot in our hometown near Cleveland) made this stop a must for us! And anyone would so enjoy this collection, housed in the very home of the artist, still occupied by his son and daughter-in-law, who are treasures themselves!... More 

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Additional Information about Fred Harman Art Museum

Address: 85 Harman Park Drive, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147
Phone Number: (970)731-5785
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Pagosa Springs
Open Hours:
Monday 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 10:30 am - 5:00 pm

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