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Museum of the West

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This museum had lots of interesting exhibits within the museum that dealt with life in western Colorado. It included exhibits of the historical theater in Grand Junction, Teddy Roosevelt, mining, post office, Native Americans, a gun collection, etc.
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This place was pretty cool! There’s a tower where you can see a 360 view of the surrounding area. They have some old western stuff and Indian memorabilia, some great ancient pottery and a fabulous gun collection,
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Ok ... I like history! This museum has something for everyone! Extensive native American history and artifacts; history of Spanish exploration and artifacts; one of the West's finest collections of firearms; Western Investigations room (archaeology and the story of the
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We decided to try the museum while on vacation. The title is a little misleading as it says "Museum of the West" but it's really a museum of the history of Grand Junction. When you get to the building it actually says "Museum of Western Colorado" on one side. It was still
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The museum had a lot of history about the town and the area. It was interactive and educational for all ages. The displays were well done!
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