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Salida Museum

406 1/2 W. Rainbow Blvd. (U.S. 50), Salida, CO
719/539-4602
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Ranked #6 of 8 attractions in Salida
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- Jun 27, 2014
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Longmont, Colorado
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

The Mountain Motel owner set us up for an almost private tour. We asked many questions. Took a lot of pictures. The volunteers loved telling us their stories. They are trying to improve the museum. The staff was very dedicated to creating a memorable experience.

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Round rock
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83 reviews 83 reviews
11 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

This is quite an interesting little museum. Enjoyed personal information and history while there from one of the volunteers. This place has a lot of historical things in a fairly small amount of space. The museum is very easy to find, to access. Saw some items that were last seen a very long time ago and the history of same.

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Taos Ski Valley, New Mexico
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8 reviews 8 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2011

This little hidden treasure is located behind the visitor's center. We are museum-o-philes and have hit tons of small town (our favorite type) facilities throughout the west. This one is well organized, well documented and displays a lot of interesting local items, not just piles of collected junk. Local lore, local characters and local antiquities shine here.

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