Fodor's Expert Review San Juan County Historical Society Mining Heritage Center

Silverton Museum/Gallery Fodor's Choice

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.

Museum/Gallery Fodor's Choice

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1559 Greene St.
Silverton, Colorado  81433, USA

970-387–5838

www.sanjuancountyhistoricalsociety.org

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Rate Includes: $7, Memorial Day–mid-Oct., daily 10–5

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