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Holden Marolt Mining & Ranching Museum

Closed Now: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Informative and well worth your time.

Good luck finding this place! Our GPS was useless, but it did get us to the general vicinity where... read more

Reviewed September 12, 2015
Bonsall, California
Beautiful location for a wedding

Dear friends were married here and the location was perfectly Colorado. The museum provided a... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2015
Lauren B
Denver, Colorado
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Dec 27, 2015
“Nice little museum.”
Sep 12, 2015
“Informative and well worth your time.”
In 1891, the Holden Lixiviation Mill sprawled over 22 acres at the edge of Aspen, boasting state-of-the-art technology and industrial design. Just 14 months after the new plant opened, Congress demonetized silver and the mill went bankrupt. Mike...more
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40180 Highway 82nd, Aspen, CO 81611
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Reviewed December 27, 2015

A nice little museum of history detailing Aspens booming silver mining period. When I say small I mean small, as it consists of a single small building and a few exhibits scattered around it, the most rest of the site is no longer standing. It's...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed September 12, 2015

Good luck finding this place! Our GPS was useless, but it did get us to the general vicinity where I was able to see the mill building off in a field. It is just outside the entrance to town near the traffic circle. Luckily they...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed September 6, 2015 via mobile

Dear friends were married here and the location was perfectly Colorado. The museum provided a rustic and charming backdrop, while the reception tent was in open space next to the museum. The views were beautiful and the museum itself was really interesting. It is worth...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed October 1, 2014 via mobile

A nice museum, although a bit small. Guide was very informative and it was interesting to learn about Aspen history. A good value at $6. Note, the place is difficult to find.

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank Kimberly S
Reviewed February 16, 2011

We live in Aspen and had often been told how great the Holden Marolt was , so my 6 yo son and I spent a couple hours exploring this little museum and grounds on a summer afternoon. It's tucked away and you may miss the...More

Date of experience: July 2010
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