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The Anasazi Heritage Center

27501 Highway 184, Dolores, CO 81323-9217
+1 970-882-5600
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Nice to visit

Its a pretty interesting place to visit. Its a good place to get information; they have brochures... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
South Elgin, Illinois
Worth a couple of hours for adults

If you are interested in Native American history, this is worth a couple of hours and the $3 it... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Anchorage, Alaska
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Southwest Colorado's premier archaeological museum, featuring the Ancestral Puebloans (Anasazi) and other Native American cultures, including two archaeological sites and a research collection of over 3 million artifacts.
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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27501 Highway 184, Dolores, CO 81323-9217
+1 970-882-5600
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Its a pretty interesting place to visit. Its a good place to get information; they have brochures on things to do in the surrounding areas. They also have a small, interactive museum (generally centered at children, but I feel like adults would also find it...More

Thank elyon192
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you are interested in Native American history, this is worth a couple of hours and the $3 it costs to enter. There are two short films, lots of artifacts to see, and information about archaeology and how they find and preserve the artifacts. There...More

Thank BLM-AK
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great small museum but for its size it's packed with information plus reminding us to respect the ruins and the Pueblo people who lived here. Very friendly staff, nice small gift shop, and two very good films. There are two ruins on site, one just...More

Thank Jane_A60
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love the Four Corners area and all things about the history of the Anasazi. We stopped here for the first time on this trip and this place is wonderful. Great artifacts and examples of the way of life for the Anasazi peoples in the...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really gives an overview of the whole area. Details on the various groups of native tribes that have inhabited the area over history. Very interesting.

Thank T Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When you go to the Anasazi Heritage Center take a whole day. The displays and finds are just a wonder. You will learn about their lives and some of the problems the people had. You will see how they progressed and marvel at some of...More

Thank LesK4
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a great place to stop, off the main road, but easy to get to. A nice museum presenting a lot of prehistory and history of the area, including some good information about the people who found many of the old cliff dwellings that...More

Thank hfulghum
Reviewed 13 August 2017

This is a great museum, though it is a bit out of the way (6 miles or so east of hwy 491). The exhibits are great, the two movies are ok (one is mostly a thinly veiled series of reminders to be respectful of the...More

Thank AeneasAtSea
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Interezting array of exhibits. Very informative. Well worth the admission. Much hinged around the first white settlers in the region, lends some perspective to the size of the various tribal settlements.

Thank Bruce S
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Very interesting and informative. A must for all interested in Ancestral history. A must see in the southern Colorado area.

Thank Diane E
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25 April 2017|
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Response from Tracy B | Reviewed this property |
We had the golden age pass, so we got in free. I don't know if there was a charge for those without the pass.
Arthur C
29 September 2016|
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Response from Alice E | Reviewed this property |
We weren't charged anything, since Jesse is a veteran.