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Historic Downtown Durango

850 1/2 Main Ave, Suite 2, Durango, CO 81301-5434
+1 970-375-5068
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You must walk the historic Main Street while visiting Durango. Beautiful & full of shops, places to... read more

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midwest town, illinois
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Quaint historic village with a variety of shops and restaurants. Many of the shops cater to skiing... read more

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Historic Downtown Durango is the heart of the community. Filled with over 200 unique shops, stores and restaurants, Downtown Durango has something for everyone. The Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad is located in Downtown, and has daily excursions plus a FREE museum. The Strater Hotel is also in Downtown and has been in operation since the 1800's. We have wonderful restaurants, from fast food to fine dining and everything in between. Plus there are amazing shops with unique items, including nearly a dozen world class art galleries. To learn more about Historic Downtown Durango, visit our website, and use the FREE wifi Downtown at Durango WiFi. Thanks for visiting!
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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“main street” (86 reviews)
“lots of shops” (49 reviews)
“great shops” (44 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
850 1/2 Main Ave, Suite 2, Durango, CO 81301-5434
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You must walk the historic Main Street while visiting Durango. Beautiful & full of shops, places to eat, buildings are just gorgeous. So much to see. Oh and the views.

Thank beachjumper64
Reviewed 1 week ago

Quaint historic village with a variety of shops and restaurants. Many of the shops cater to skiing and hiking. Also several art/photography galleries. Several historic hotels. Nice to stroll the historic street.

Thank P F B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a charming old town set amongst the amazing scenery of southwest Colorado on the Animus river. It has all the hallmarks of the wild-west but also the charm of days gone-buy. At its heart is the Durango to Silverton Narrow Gauge Railway. This...More

Thank IntrepidMelbourne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love going to the small shops and had a ball with the sights close by. Will go again and take friends. Need to spend more time there next time.

Thank Peggy P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Family vaca to Durango with no plans turned out to be a wonderful place to keep busy. Shops, services and so many places to eat! Locals welcoming and talkative as well as full of recommendations to help us find ways to enjoy the trip. Kept...More

Thank Leslie R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are some structures here that have been kept up sine the late 1800’s. Their architecture is beautiful and reminiscent of a gentler period in time. The quality of the buildings is interesting, too as they were built to last. Quality materials that would be...More

Thank TheWiseOwl-AZ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our visit to Durango and the historic downtown and main street shops and restaurants! Highly recommended as a town to tour and visit the historic and natural wonders of southwestern Colorado! Enjoy!

Thank Gerry F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There are restaurants and art galleries and all kinds of shops. The night we were walking around was Veterans Day. The had fireworks. Really nice display. It lit up the town. Nice place to stroll, very pet friendly, so have fun.

Thank Bonnie D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Main Avenue is cute and pretty much everything is off this street in Durango. The downtown is fun with great spaces to shop and eat

Thank Samantha H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lot of little shops to visit, the range is from average to high scale. The restaurants also range from casual to very expensive. We were about to walk into an expensive restaurant when a couple told us about a hamburger place down by the...More

1  Thank NorthCarolinaMolly
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8 January 2017|
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Response from TimWalsworth | Property representative |
Here are a few ideas, thanks for asking and for making time to be here. Sorry you will miss the Train, it is a very unique experience. Even when the Train is not running, their museum is typically open. My boy (only four... More
Willie R
30 June 2016|
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Response from NINA I | Reviewed this property |
Hey!! For what I remember, it's at The end Of The mainstreet right there in downtown. It's full Of them actually :)!
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12 December 2015|
Response from pat g | Property representative |
yes there is skiing right in town or ice skating. Follow third ave. and go down florida rd. to get there. There is skiing at Durango MT. resort too. 25 miles n of Durango. There is the mall about 5 miles south of Durango... More