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South Park City Museum

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100 4th St, Fairplay, CO 80440-9903
+1 719-836-2387
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South Park History

Nice place to visit. Very informative. Worth the few dollars if you like Colorado history. Don't... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
diesel468
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Woodland Park, Colorado
A Glimpse of the Past

With over 40 buildings from the late 1800's a visit to the South Park City Museum is a trip back in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Artemis112013
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Fairplay, Colorado
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“old west” (28 reviews)
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100 4th St, Fairplay, CO 80440-9903
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place to visit. Very informative. Worth the few dollars if you like Colorado history. Don't expect; Kenny, Cartman, Kyle or any of that sort.

Thank diesel468
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With over 40 buildings from the late 1800's a visit to the South Park City Museum is a trip back in time. Provides a true picture of late 1800s life. Every August they also have Living History Days with costumed actors playing the parts of...More

Thank Artemis112013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great value for money, Self guided tour an of old west town. All the buildings were restored from Fair play and the surrounding area and put into a museum. Over 60000 artefacts on display in the various buildings giving a fair indication of the conditions...More

Thank Donal H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I hadn't been to this museum since I was a kid - but it is honestly fantastic and worth the price of admission. The buildings are fascinating, as are their contents. Will definitely stop by again!

Thank randisbrown
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

Great place to see what life in the Rockies was like a hundred years ago. Well presented, not overdone, authentic artifacts. Even the kids will like it!

Thank Bill R
Reviewed August 16, 2017

Really great experience going back through time! We spent 2 hours there and it went by very fast. Lots of neat things to look at and history to learn about the area and Colorado's mining and ranching past.

Thank Jason P
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

The South Park Museum was a wonderful way to step back into time. The displays depicted a time of gold miners and everyday living. Wonderful maintained! Definitely recommend to all ages. As a side note we did travel with our child who is in a...More

Thank SCOTT S
Reviewed August 8, 2017

We thought we would "pop" in here and spend an ahour and move on, but we spent closer to 2.5 hours walking the streets and exploring the old buildings and their contents of this partially restored old gold mining town. There are about 40 buildings...More

1  Thank lesliew771
Reviewed August 3, 2017

A little disappointing that only some of the things were actually from SouthPark - but it sure was worth it to see all the old stuff!

Thank Samantha R
Reviewed August 1, 2017

A great place to view what it was like to live in the mountains during the mining boom days. Reconstructed village just like an old mining town. Open air and self guided.

Thank gastrnome
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$10 for adults. Well worth it. Could spend all day there.
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