Southwest Colorado Sights

San Juan County Historical Society Mining Heritage Center

  • 1559 Greene St. Map It
  • Silverton
  • Fodor's Choice

Fodor's Review

This large, well-kept museum houses an assortment of mining memorabilia, minerals, and local artifacts, including walk-in mining-shaft replicas. The museum also includes the old San Jaun County Jail, built in 1902. Here you can get a glimpse of turn-of-the-20th-century life in the region.

Sight Information

Address:

1559 Greene St., Silverton, Colorado, 81433, USA

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Phone:

970-387–5838

Sight Details:

  • $7
  • Memorial Day–mid-Oct., daily 10–5

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