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American Numismatic Association Money Museum

Colorado Springs, Colorado

Through the discovery of money, America’s largest museum dedicated to numismatics...
Anasazi Heritage Center

Dolores, Colorado

The museum features permanent exhibits on archaeology, local history, & Native...
Argo Gold Mine And Museum

Idaho Springs, Colorado

The five-story Argo mill was renovated and opened to the public as a historic and...
Aurora History Museum

Aurora, Colorado

The museum strives to reach more and more citizens with local history programs and...
Bent's Old Fort

La Junta, Colorado

William and Charles Bent, along with Ceran St. Vrain, built the original fort on this...
Black American West Museum

Denver, Colorado

While famous for telling the story of Black cowboys, we are broader than this with...
Boulder History Museum

Boulder, Colorado

The museum exhibits artifacts from its collection of over 35,000 objects of historical...
Buena Vista Heritage

Buena Vista, Colorado

Located in the 1882 Old Chaffee County Courthouse, the Buena Vista Heritage Museum...
Buffalo Bill Museum And Grave

Golden, Colorado

See Sitting Bull's bow and arrows, Buffalo Bill's show outfits, Frederick Remington's...
Byers Evans House Museum

Denver, Colorado

Enjoy this distinctive house museum, which includes guided tours as well as a short film...
Clyfford Still Museum

Denver, Colorado

The building will provide intimate, architecturally compelling spaces for the study and...
Colorado History Museum

Denver, Colorado

Constructed in 1977, the museum preserves a collection of historic and prehistoric...
Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum

Colorado Springs, Colorado

The Museum has over 40,000 objects in its collection including nationally significant...
Denver Firefighters Museum

Denver, Colorado

The building served as a working fire station until 1974. Now it offers hands-on...
Denver Museum Of Nature & Science

Denver, Colorado

In 1868, pioneer and naturalist Edwin Carter arrived in Breckenridge, Colo., and devoted...
Durango And Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad Museum

Durango, Colorado

Experience the adventure of traveling by a historic coal-fired, steam-powered locomotive...
Edwin Carter Museum

Breckenridge, Colorado

Edwin Carter was a Breckenridge pioneer and famous "log cabin naturalist."...
El Pueblo History Museum

Pueblo, Colorado

The museum building showcases the city's history and the various cultural and ethnic...
Estes Park Museum

Estes Park, Colorado

The mission of the Estes Park Museum Friends & Foundation is to ensure that the Estes...
Fort Garland Museum

Fort Garland, Colorado

Established in 1858 in southern Colorado, Fort Garland, with its garrison of over 100 men...
Fort Morgan Museum

Fort Morgan, Colorado

The permanent and temporary exhibits at the museum showcase the variety of history and...
Fort Vasquez Museum

Platteville, Colorado

This is the site of an 1835 fur-trading fort, following the paths of founders Louis...
Frisco Historic Park & Museum

Frisco, Colorado

In 1983, the Frisco Historical Society and the Town of Frisco officially dedicated the...
Ghost Town Wild West Museum

Colorado Springs, Colorado

During the Colorado Gold Rush of the 1860s & 70s, towns sprang up overnight and...
Golden Pioneer Museum

Golden, Colorado

Exhibits in the museum include: Native American artifacts and timelines, pioneer domestic...
Grand County Historical Association & Museum

Hot Sulphur Springs, Colorado

The association has three museum sites: Pioneer Village Museum Complex, Cozens Ranch and...
Greeley History Museum

Greeley, Colorado

Step inside the historic entrance or new glass atrium doors and begin exploring Greeley's...
Healy House Museum And Dexter Cabin

Leadville, Colorado

James V. Dexter's surprisingly plush 1879 log cabin was the Leadville residence of the...
Hinsdale County Historical Society & Museum

Lake City, Colorado

The society's major function is to discover and collect material which may help to...
Hiwan Homestead Museum

Evergreen, Colorado

This 17-room log lodge was placed on the National Register of Historic Places because of...
Hotel De Paris Museum

Georgetown, Colorado

The NSCDA in Colorado purchased the building in 1954 and now operates it as the only...
Kauffman House Museum

Grand Lake, Colorado

The Kauffman House is an excellent example of an early residence and tourist hotel. It...
Lafayette Miners Museum

Lafayette, Colorado

In December of 1913, coal miner William E. Lewis and his family purchased the home. from...
Little Thompson Valley Pioneer Museum

Berthoud, Colorado

Once home to the Native American, trapper, cattleman, and homesteader, Little Thompson...
Littleton Historical Museum

Littleton, Colorado

Located on 39 acres, the museum consists of two living history farms (one from the 1860...
Longmont Museum & Cultural Center

Longmont, Colorado

Two of the four exhibit galleries, the Longmont gallery and the Longs Peak Room, contain...
Louisville Historical Museum

Louisville, Colorado

The main building is historically known as the Jacoe Store and features a variety of...
Mcallister House Museum

Colorado Springs, Colorado

Built a year and a half after the city was founded, when most houses were of vernacular...
Museum Of Colorado Prisons

Cañon City, Colorado

The remodeled facility now welcomes visitors to explore 32 cells filled with exciting...
Museum Of Northwest Colorado

Craig, Colorado

The Cowboy and Gunfighter Museum, housed within the Museum of Northwest Colorado,...
Pearce Mcallister Cottage

Denver, Colorado

Today, the Pearce-McAllister Cottage is home to the Denver Museum of Miniatures, Dolls...
Pioneer Town

Cedaredge, Colorado

Visitors can experience a old-time Western saloon, marshall's office, barber shop, bank,...
Poudre Landmarks Foundation

Fort Collins, Colorado

Incorporated in 1972, the mission of the Poudre Landmarks Foundation, Inc. is to preserve...
Prorodeo Hall Of Fame And Museum Of The American Cowboy

Colorado Springs, Colorado

Opened in August 1979, with a first-year honoring of 69 two-legged plus 14 four-legged...
Rio Grande County Museum & Cultural Center

Del Norte, Colorado

The museum offers visitors a glimpse into the cultural and natural history of the area...
San Luis Valley Museum

Alamosa, Colorado

The museum has educational displays featuring artifacts, photographs, antiques and...
South Park Historical Foundation & Museum

Fairplay, Colorado

South Park City is a remarkable restoration of these early towns, preserving the history...
St. Vrain Historical Society

Longmont, Colorado

Timberlane Farm Museum

Loveland, Colorado

Timberlane Farm is a working farm museum intending to preserve the 1860 to 1940 life...
Tread Of Pioneers Museum

Steamboat Springs, Colorado

The Western room, home of an extensive firearms collection, traces ranching life, the...
Trinidad History Museum

Trinidad, Colorado

Landmark homes, local treasures, and lovely gardens make the Trinidad history Museum a...
Ute Indian Museum

Montrose, Colorado

The museum lies on the original 8.65-acre homestead owned by Chief Ouray and his wife,...