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Cortez Cultural Center

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25 N Market St, Cortez, CO 81321-3212
+1 970-565-1151
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It's just a shop

Don't be fooled into spending time or effort trying to find it. It's just a shop selling Indian... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
aussiewanderers
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Sydney, Australia
SW Tour Adventure Corridor’s Best Stop.

This place has it all. From History to Indian Dances in the Summer. Stop in and see for yourself... read more

Reviewed January 29, 2018
Hayden P
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Cultural center that includes interpretive exhibits on Ancestral Puebloans (Anasazi) by the University of Colorado, local history, works by local artists, and gift shop featuring items made by local and native artisans. Free Native American dance...more
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25 N Market St, Cortez, CO 81321-3212
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"indian dances"
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"for sale"
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"local artists"
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"native american"
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"great resource"
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"historical displays"
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"nice exhibits"
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"mesa verde"
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"culture"
in 8 reviews
"hogan"
in 4 reviews
"ccc"
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"information"
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"costumes"
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"jewelry"
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"ramona"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Don't be fooled into spending time or effort trying to find it. It's just a shop selling Indian trinkets & other tourist souvenirs.More

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lilyelgato, General Manager at Cortez Cultural Center, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

I'm sorry you visited when we weren't hosting our free Native American Dance program, which we hold 6 nights a week from May 30 through September 1. Or our Music Off The Mesa festival on June 9, or the Tarnished Brass concert on August 4...More

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Reviewed January 29, 2018 via mobile

This place has it all. From History to Indian Dances in the Summer. Stop in and see for yourself. Look in the back for a picture.

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Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

No trip to 4 Corners is complete w/o a trip to CCC! Indian dances all summer long 7:00 pm. Be sure to go see the hogan.

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Reviewed January 22, 2018

You will find the Cortez Cultural Center is worth a short visit. It contains historical objects and small displays of local history in that interesting and haphazard way small town museums do across the Southwest. There are often good exhibits of local art on the...More

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Reviewed September 13, 2017

We visited the Cortez Cultural Center for information about Mesa Verde. The very helpful staff told us everything we needed to know. Cortez is the gateway town to Mesa Verde and many other nearby attractions and the Cultural Center is a great source of information...More

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Reviewed September 6, 2017

This Culture Center has great displays and performances. the staff there are vary helpful and informative, many broachers aviluble.

Thank b31s
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Reviewed July 25, 2017

This is an attractive and thoughtful museum as well as a source of information about the area. Enjoyed the Indian dancers in the evening.

Thank sueonthego1
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lilyelgato, General Manager at Cortez Cultural Center, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2017

Thank you so much for the glowing review! Come back and see us soon.

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Reviewed July 10, 2017

This is a very informative and interesting center in this little desert's edge town. Many nights at 7pm free Native Dancers perform for about an hour. Great place to go to on a hot dusty day with kids or just big kids. Friendly people.

Thank PamU389
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lilyelgato, General Manager at Cortez Cultural Center, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2017

Thank you so much for the nice review! We appreciate it, and hope you come back soon!

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Reviewed July 10, 2017

Stopped there two nights to watch the Native Dances. First night was a family with adults to little children. Some names I remember are Patience. Audrey and Bad Boy. Second night was Norman + Ramona. Both nights the dances were explained. Second night we had...More

Thank kittym7
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lilyelgato, General Manager at Cortez Cultural Center, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2017

Thanks for the nice review! So glad you came to see two nights of different performances!

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Reviewed June 14, 2017

Picture on building is a great mural with incredible 3D visual image. That just open for longer summer hrs when we came through which was nice to go visit after your busy day outside. Very nice exhibits of local art and Indian culture. They also...More

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lilyelgato, General Manager at Cortez Cultural Center, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2017

Thanks for the review! We're glad you got to admire Buford Wayt's mural.

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