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Tread of Pioneers Museum

Open today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Enjoyed learning more about Steamboat

For $6 each, you won't be disappointed to spend about an hour learning more about Steamboat, and... read more

Reviewed December 2, 2018
654lindseyn
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Monticello, Kentucky
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Don't Miss this Small but Mighty Local History Museum!

Steamboat Springs is lucky indeed to have a museum of this caliber. Not only does it have... read more

Reviewed November 26, 2018
ACScolorado
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Steamboat Springs
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Official site of the Tread of Pioneers Museum! The Tread of Pioneers Museum features a 1908 Queen Anne-style Victorian home with turn-of-the-century furnishings. On display are various ranching, mining and pioneer life artifacts from Routt County, a...more
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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800 Oak St., Steamboat Springs, CO 80477
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Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

For $6 each, you won't be disappointed to spend about an hour learning more about Steamboat, and the ski history of the area. We enjoyed the info about agriculture in the area.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 654lindseyn
topmuseum, Manager at Tread of Pioneers Museum, responded to this reviewResponded December 3, 2018

Thank you for your five star review! We are so glad you enjoyed your visit. We hope you will return to learn more about the rich history of the area in new exhibits, programs, events, tours and projects.

Reviewed November 26, 2018

Steamboat Springs is lucky indeed to have a museum of this caliber. Not only does it have excellent displays that document the area's agricultural, mining, and of course, skiing history, but there is an extensive research library, rotating exhibits, a house museum, and a charming...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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topmuseum, Manager at Tread of Pioneers Museum, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words and five star review! We are grateful for your appreciation of all we do! Please come back for changing programs, events, exhibits, tours and more!

Reviewed November 12, 2018

Friendly staff and plenty to learn and see. Information on the area and how it all got to be what it is today. Close to downtown and parking was no problem at the time we were there.

Date of experience: November 2018
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topmuseum, Manager at Tread of Pioneers Museum, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2018

Thank you for your five star review! We hope you will be back to see all of the changing exhibits, or attend a program, event or tour!

Reviewed November 6, 2018

Interesting time spent at museum. Lots of information to be learned of the area. Excellent displays of historical items

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Marilyn S
topmuseum, Manager at Tread of Pioneers Museum, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2018

Thank you for your five star review! We are so glad you enjoyed your visit. We hope to see you back for changing exhibits, programs and events!

Reviewed October 20, 2018

Very knowledgeable and friendly people! For a smaller museum, there was a lot to learn. We were very glad that we spent the time to go.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bob S
topmuseum, Manager at Tread of Pioneers Museum, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2018

thank you for your five star review! We hope to see you back!

Reviewed September 23, 2018

Friendly greeter, old furniture and household items were interesting. History of local town interesting also.

Date of experience: September 2018
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topmuseum, General Manager at Tread of Pioneers Museum, responded to this reviewResponded September 24, 2018

Thank you for your four star review. We are so glad you enjoyed the artifacts, exhibits, and history. Come back again!

Reviewed September 19, 2018

Great place to learn about Steamboat springs. Displays are arranged so beautiful. They have area that is a Victorian House, clothing, dishes, bedroom, the whole house on display. Another area all about skiing and the history of the sport.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Myra R
topmuseum, Manager at Tread of Pioneers Museum, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2018

Thank you so much for your five star review. We hope you will return to see continually changing exhibits, or attend an event, program, or tour. Thank you!

Reviewed September 1, 2018

We enjoyed a visit to the Tread of Pioneers Museum yesterday. We learned so much about the history of Steamboat Springs, Routt County and Hahn's Peak area. There is a large section devoted to the ski industry with a great timeline showing population growth and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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topmuseum, Manager at Tread of Pioneers Museum, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

Thank you so much for your five star review! We hope that you will return to see new exhibits and/or participate in a program, event or tour!

Reviewed August 27, 2018

This well done, very interesting, little museum gives a great overview of the pioneering way of life, as well as the early day ski history.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

Very nice museum. My tween, who is usually “too old” to do scavenger hunts, enjoyed the hunt in the Victorian House.

Date of experience: August 2018
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topmuseum, Manager at Tread of Pioneers Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2018

Thank you for your four star review! We are so happy that you enjoyed the museum. We hope you will return often for continually updated and changing exhibits, programs, events and tour!

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Tuesday- Sat. 11-5 Adult $6 Senior $5 Kid $2
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