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Great museum-don't miss this stop!

The museum is free and it has several outstanding areas to visit. The first is a great collection... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
PhilR9
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Brilliant slice of the history of Colorado Springs

We stumbled across the Penrose Heritage Museum by accident as we were driving past, we saw parking... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
jonthompson64
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The museum is free and it has several outstanding areas to visit. The first is a great collection of various older transportation (mostly carriages) collected by the Penrose family. Next is an superb section on the Pikes Peak Hill Climb races. Then there is a...More

Thank PhilR9
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We stumbled across the Penrose Heritage Museum by accident as we were driving past, we saw parking and just turned in. It’s a brilliant collection of the history of the philanthropist Spencer Penrose and his wife Julie. It covers from the 1840s through to the...More

Thank jonthompson64
Reviewed 1 week ago

This free museum was an unexpected highlight of our day. Interesting collections of race cars, carriages, and Native American artifacts. The gentleman working there knows his stuff and we learned a lot about Colorado Springs. Worth an hour or more of your time.

Thank Kerri_99
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good people and outstanding displays. If you like the PPIHC, this is your place to see some of the history of the mountain race.

Thank clutch25
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Heritage Museum gives a nice picture of the history of the race at Pikes Peak with a nice collection of cars. Other aspects include a collection of carriages and some Native American displays. It will likely be a short visit. The docent at the...More

Thank bob_franco27
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very enjoyable!! Great selection of old time cars and buggies. Also sadals and riding equipment . Historically Informative!! Also Pikes Peak race cars and historic information!! All free!! Beautifully done!! Definitely worth visiting!

Thank funtimes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I spent an hour and a half in this museum today and I was stunned! What a great place hidden away on the Broadmoor property! There is an incredible collection of carriages, a variety of interesting exhibits and then an incredible set of exhibits about...More

1  Thank dragoncoach
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very informative and worth your time to visit. Jason explained the history of the Broadmoor and the Pikes Peak race.

Thank Daniel C
Reviewed 16 July 2018

A small museum perfect for bringing children to in order to show them how travel has evolved over the past century.

Thank donnalorrig
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Viewing the variety of cars that have competed in the Pikes Peak hill climb is amazing. The displays are very well thought out and the cars presented in such a way to provoke thoughts of them racing up the road.

Thank jessln2015
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Jaysi M
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Response from texmarc | Reviewed this property |
It is also free, just have your Parking ticket validated at the museum.
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