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Address: 200 4th St, Estes Park, CO 80517
Phone Number: 970 586 6256
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Sun 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Nice little museum and friendly staff!

This is a really nice small museum about the history of Estes Park.....and it's free so who can beat that? The displays were nice and the lady working there was very friendly and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 24, 2015
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Rockford, Illinois
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Rockford, Illinois
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176 reviews 176 reviews
111 attraction reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

This is a really nice small museum about the history of Estes Park.....and it's free so who can beat that? The displays were nice and the lady working there was very friendly and knowledgeable. Don't forget to go out back to see the cabin and other building. There is also a nice gift shop in the main building that has... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Another free, donations accepted, place in Estes Park that does a very good job of covering the local history of the area. Be sure to walk next door to see a building 'of the era' and its furnishings.

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Watkinsville
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

We enjoyed being in Estes Park & the museum this week for the 100th Anniversary celebration of the Park. There was a great presentation at the museum about mountain climbers of Longs Peak.

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Littleton colorado
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

the difference between places like this in town and out of town are vastly different. Much more interest in real time things then the usual museum stuff that bores after a while.

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Estes Park, Colorado
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

More than anything else, visitors go to Estes Park to be in the mountains. But sometimes you need a day away from hiking, or the weather isn't cooperative for being outdoors, or you're a history buff. That's when you should get yourself over to the Estes Park Museum. It's a great small town museum run by big city minds. You... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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32 reviews 32 reviews
7 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Good way to decide what to see and do, plus learn the history of the town.We took the free shuttle to Rocky Mountain National Park, also free when you arrived by shuttle. Gorgeous scenery!

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Folsom, Louisiana
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41 reviews 41 reviews
30 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

This is a small museum but rich in history. Take time to stop in and enjoy the rich history it has to better serve you of the area of Estes Park. The people who work there are very warm and inviting.

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Littleton, Colorado
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57 reviews 57 reviews
29 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We visited here on our last day, before we road out of town. Not a lot to it, but there are some neat exhibits. They even have a Stanley Steamer. Fun! Great place to spend an hour or less.

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4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Nice people who know a lot about the local history. They need more space and displays, but what they have is really nice.

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Dover, New Hampshire
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Very informative. The docent on duty was very helpful in finding the proper book for my granddaughter. Be sure to visit the old homestead cabin at rear of museum.

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