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Steamboat Springs and Northwest Colorado Sights

Museum of Western Colorado/Museum of the West

  • 462 Ute Ave. Map It
  • Grand Junction

Updated 09/05/2013

Fodor's Review

This museum relates the history of the area since the 1880s, with a time line, a firearms display, and a Southwest pottery collection. The area's rich mining heritage is perfectly captured in the uranium mine that educates with interactive sound and exhibit stations. The museum also runs the Cross Orchards Living History Farm and the Dinosaur Journey Museum, and oversees paleontological excavations.

Sight Information

Address:

462 Ute Ave., Grand Junction, Colorado, 81504, United States

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Phone:

970-242–0971

Sight Details:

  • $6.50
  • May–Sept., Tues.–Sat. 10–5; Oct.–Apr., Tues.–Sat. 10–3

Updated 09/05/2013

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