South Central Colorado Sights

Western Museum of Mining & Industry

  • 225 N. Gate Blvd. Map It
  • Colorado Springs

Published 11/18/2015

Fodor's Review

The region's rich history of mining is represented through comprehensive exhibits of equipment and techniques and hands-on demonstrations, including gold panning. The 27-acre mountain site has several outdoor exhibits, and is a great spot for a picnic.

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225 N. Gate Blvd., off I–25, Colorado Springs, Colorado, 80921, USA

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719-488–0880; 800-752–6558


Sight Details:

  • $8
  • Mon.–Sat. 9–4

Published 11/18/2015


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