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Frisco Historic Park and Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Great place for a history lesson

Interesting place with lots of historical buildings. Enjoyed the model train that takes a quarter... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
415elfriedem
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Cromwell, New Zealand
great way to spend the afternoon with the kids...

This is a great way to spend a winter afternoon with the kids. There are several buildings full of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
randolphmosher
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Granbury, Texas
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The Frisco Historic Park & Museum preserves and promotes the Town of Frisco's heritage and history by presenting an excellent educational museum experience to the community and its visitors, connecting the past, present and future to the world...more
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120 Main Street, Frisco, CO 80443
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Interesting place with lots of historical buildings. Enjoyed the model train that takes a quarter to run. Good fun. Lot of history to read about. Saw the old jail and interesting older buildings. Enjoyed the park but did not have enough time to do it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great way to spend a winter afternoon with the kids. There are several buildings full of artifacts and local lore from days gone by. The main schoolhouse is a treasure of the history of the area and best of all ITS FREE...

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really nice small museum that gives you a feel for local area. Very informative, well maintained and enjoyed by grand-kids aged 12 and under. Have visited a few times as it is really very interesting.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank captdev
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was here in August with 2 young grandchildren and in November went back with grandson and family. Quite a different perspective from summer to winter! My grandson loved seeing what it was like back when Frisco was becoming a town. All the different cabins...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank FrancesDecatur
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love this place, particularly midweek in the summertime when all the cabins are open and Frisco town is nice and quiet. I love old furniture and examining old building techniques. If you do, too, then you'll love this place. Even as a teenager, my son...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 17, 2019

There is lots to see. They have several historic homes with lots of historic facts. Don't miss taking the kids to see the model train and bring a quarter to see it run.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank miamilg
Reviewed December 26, 2018

We loved the way the museum is setup with out-buildings. Kids had fun stamping a passport of all the locations. A must when in town. Picture perfect!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank NoraLaExplorer
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Both the museum and adjoining historic park are well done. The displays give you an idea of how rugged and unpredictable life was in mining towns , so numerous in the history of Walt Colorado—-a fun stop on your way.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Marcia C
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

The outdoor park and museum is a fantastic way to learn about the rich history of Frisco in a very unique way! We visited in the fall, and the fall foliage was such a beautiful backdrop to the outdoor museum. The historical landmarks, and buildings,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jillian E
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Lots of history in the area and this small but nicely appointed museum gives you a quick look at how the area was back in the 1800’s Outdoor area and original buildings are a plus Will I Go Back ? Yes!!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Lindsey W
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Response from Gillian A | Property representative |
The Frisco Historic Park and Museum is funded through the Town of Frisco. All buildings, programs, and events are free. Donations are accepted.
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