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Telluride Historical Museum

201 West Gregory Avenue, Telluride, CO 81435
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Very Informative

Enjoyed learning some of the history of Telluride. The front desk was very friendly, able to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
pals2_12
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Omaha, Nebraska
Interesting history of Telluride

Not a destination in itself but a fine way to spend an hour (or less) if you are a history buff. We... read more

Reviewed April 7, 2018
ChasingSun101
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Atlanta, Georgia
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201 West Gregory Avenue, Telluride, CO 81435
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed learning some of the history of Telluride. The front desk was very friendly, able to answer any of the questions we had.

Thank pals2_12
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Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Not a destination in itself but a fine way to spend an hour (or less) if you are a history buff. We learned a lot about the area, mining, the gambling/prostitution, the fight for the valley (awesome), beavers (they even have a dam). It’s a...More

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Reviewed April 1, 2018

Interesting museum. Worth the time to explore. Took us 3 hours to look at the exhibits and movie, but worth it.

Thank William M
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Reviewed March 15, 2018

The THM offers an awesome glimpse of the history and geology of Telluride. From the human time beginnings of Indigenous People to the mining Town boom years to the preservation of the Valley Floor. You will leave with a different sense and understanding of your...More

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Reviewed March 3, 2018

This place is great! Plenty of history about the town, mining, it's first in the nation to have electricity, as well as an amazing collection of vintage items.

Thank foodnut003
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Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

We visited this small museum on a snowy day and were very glad we did. It’s very easy to walk to as it’s located about two blocks uphill from the Main Street. The museum exhibits many different aspects of Telluride’s history in a number of...More

Thank MALLINPJ
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Reviewed November 20, 2017

Great displays with complete overview of Telluride and it's history. It is located in an old hospital which was interesting aspect of the museum. Well done.

Thank Sandy2645
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Reviewed October 11, 2017

This interesting building has a varied history tied into the town. The displays are varied and interesting. The greeter was friendly and informative but it is a self-guided tour. Getting to it is easy by walking from anywhere in town.

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Reviewed October 3, 2017

has all the old miner history, history of Doctor who did own surgery , and all the miner moment/minutes

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Reviewed August 20, 2017

There is a $5 cover charge for adults and $3 for students. The building is special as it was an old hospital. The display of old hospital amenities was interesting. I wasn't impressed with the rest of the artifacts.

Thank fishingchic
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justtrustmeonthis
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Response from Skiahlc | Reviewed this property |
As it's a historical museum housed in a historic building I'd doubt it, but perhaps if it was a service dog?? Give them a call.
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