We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers: Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
COVID-19 Update:To limit the spread of the coronavirus, attractions may be closed or have partial closures. Please consult government travel advisories before booking. More information can be found here.
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Thank you for your interest. This feature is coming soon.
“The collection of genuine Frontier buildings and items is very impressive but what's even better is the enthusiastic and knowledgeable 2 hour guided tour of close to 15 buildings that you get for just $10! Absolut...”
“Our guide, Pat, was so very knowledgeable and spent over 2 hours telling the stories and giving the background that provided an insight into the way of life of earlier generations.”
“The museum is interesting in it's own right but we found the best part was getting some helpful information from the staff and docents about which sites to visit at Canyon of the Ancients.This is a huge park and t...”
“Although the Canyons of the Ancients National Monument is relatively undeveloped, the visitor center provides a wealth of information about the area's prehistoric inhabitants.”
“The Littleton Historical Museum offers a variety of entertainment for the whole family, from two living 19th century farms, with docents and activities for children, to museum exhibits of interest to adults.”
“Admission is free to the museum which has an art gallery, gift shop, kids area, conference and meeting space, rest rooms/ drinking fountains, and of course displays of Littleton history.”
“The Museum displays the regions history from it's geological formation to prehistoric times (they have dinosaur bones!), on to it's indigenous roots- housing an Anasazi blanket from between 800-900 years ago- and...”
“The museum exhibits many different aspects of Telluride’s history in a number of small sections in rooms.”
“From its three-story recreation of a gold mine to scale models and full-size wagons and coaches, the SJ County Historical Society skillfully interprets mining and life in this frontier town in the heart of the San...”
“It is at the back of the town and looks small above ground but is very large inside and gives a great overview of this towns history and the mining, banking and printing machinery of the times.”
“The current museum staff and administrators do a wonderful job of maintaining the house and grounds and our tour guide was wonderful and knowledgeable about the family and the house.”
“With 24,000 square feet, several Tiffany chandeliers and 10 fireplaces in 37 rooms, most of which contain the mansion's original furniture, this home is on a par with other famous homes across our country.”
“The museum, which also is home to the Starsmore Center for Local History, a manuscript collection and research facility, features a wide variety of temporary and long-term exhibits, tours, programs, lectures and s...”
“In addition to learning impressive information about the Native Americans, I also enjoyed the section of the museum that focused on significant African American contributions to Colorado and surrounding areas.”
“We try to take walking tours wherever we go, and this was probably the best walking tour we have ever had, due primarily to the skills, knowledge and preparation of our amazing guide, Marianne Capra.”
“Being somewhat a history buff, we spent two hours looking at all the exhibits and reading the interesting history of the settlement of the area as well as it's later development as a ski destination.”
“The videos and information throughout the room downstairs were fascinating and informative, but the views and Mike’s in-depth overview of stars, planets, and other elements he showed us through the telescope were...”
“Mike is very knowledgeable and it was amazing to see night sky objects through the telescope.”
“My favorite display was the History of Colorado in 100 objects starting with a prehistoric flint and ending with the badge of the Democratic Convention held in the city in 2008 when it elected Obama as the preside...”
“They involve the combination of video, pictures, and interactive / miniature models or experiential simulation to maximize the immersion of visitors into the events.”
“On June 3, 1917, before a crowd of 20,000 mourners, Cody was buried on Lookout Mountain, a promontory with spectacular views of the mountains and plains, places where Cody had spent the happiest times of his life.”
“The museum staff are very friendly and the museum itself has lots of exhibits on display and all have the history which makes fascinating reading.”
“The explorable buildings in the courtyard include a Lutheran church, barber shop, one-room schoolhouse, daily cash store, a Conoco Filling Station, two barns with buggies and vehicles and cowboy and rancher equipm...”
“In the back yard area, which is fenced and accessible through the main museum building, are more artifacts and specialty buildings.”
“This small museum is a gem! Make sure to book an appointment for a tour with the highly educated and informative staff members who will give you a truly educational experience in dinosaurs and fossils.”
“It was a pleasure to come here, and it was well-worth the price of admission to see and support the work they are doing to preserve this prehistoric treasure, and educate those who come after.”
“The Anasazi Museum features exhibits of tools, pottery, and weapons, dioramas depicting daily life, and informative videos about the mysterious people who left a remarkable architectural legacy in cliff walls like...”
“- Great historical preservation - On grounds museum also very intersting - Very informative and easy to understand - A must see stop! - Extensive gift shop”
“... of furnishings and personal items belonging to former pioneers in the Cripple Creek district, information on towns and camps within the district and surrounding Teller County and a museum gift shop with hundre...”
“We enjoyed the film that plays downstairs with the town's history and gold mining history.”
“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 murder...”
“It is a collaboration between the Museum of the West personnel and Colorado Mesa University, They've found incredible artifacts from their excavations, and Alferd Packer memorabilia.”
“If you are a coin collector you take pride in your collection, frequently pulling it out to enlighten guests in your home with the story of how you found them, the history of the coins and the social and political...”
“Incredible collection of bills and coins and more ~ so fortunate there are those who are interested in preserving this history.”
“Our family stopped here quite by accident and we were pleasantly surprised by the interesting information in the Center and lovely gift shop with jewelry and objects made by local Native American artists.”
“Look around the museum area for local artist creations and see the nightly Indian Dances just outside the center.”
“... odd, interesting item one can imagine...From animals, to vehicles, to a live elk out back...a blacksmith making things out of horseshoes in a smithy shop out back too...antique hearse, fossils, you name it, it...”