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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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We spent a week in Durango. There is lots to see , many restaurants to dine. A great flea... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Cheri W
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Marshfield, Massachusetts
Love downtown...

Great shopping, great restaurants, great window shopping. You can get chocolate at Rocky Mountain... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
KUMtngal
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Colorado
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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!
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“main street” (89 reviews)
“great shops” (44 reviews)
“lots of shops” (49 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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850 1/2 Main Ave, Suite 2, Durango, CO 81301-5434
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a week in Durango. There is lots to see , many restaurants to dine. A great flea market too. Mesa verde , you must visit . It’s hard to imagine people living there so many ears ago.

1  Thank Cheri W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great shopping, great restaurants, great window shopping. You can get chocolate at Rocky Mountain Chocolate, can get French pastries at Jean Pierres, pizza, crepes, you name it...it's all on Main Street. The tee-shirt shops are reasonable and they all have a great selection... People say...More

1  Thank KUMtngal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Downtown Durango has plenty to offer both locals and tourists. With a main street packed with interesting shops, coffee places, bars, pubs and restaurants, there's something for everyone. The museum at the train station makes for an interesting few hours entertainment, with everything from military...More

Thank SARAH F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The town has a great vibe. Downtown has several blocks that takes you back in time, thriving with cool shops and good restaurants.

Thank Kelly K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Downtown Durango is a great place--lots of excellent places to eat, great bars, funky bars, stores, art galleries, etc.

Thank Bill F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our trip to Durango! Downtown had lots of restaurants, shops and sites. The train is great!!

Thank Stephanie K
TimWalsworth, Public Relations Manager at Historic Downtown Durango, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for visiting Downtown Durango!

Reviewed 11 January 2018

Historic Durango is so charming. The buildings were built in the 1800s and many still have their historic charm. There are many restaurants, shops, and bars. Park and walk up and down the street to see it all. We went several times during our trip.

Thank kimgreen71195
TimWalsworth, Public Relations Manager at Historic Downtown Durango, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Could not have said it better myself! Thank you for visiting Downtown Durango!

Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

A lovely, classy Main Street. Beautiful shops with a wide range of items. It is clearly an affluent town. The must do attraction is to visit the train station and museum. The later is a vast collection of very special items from the 1800s onwards....More

Thank AjmSydney
TimWalsworth, Public Relations Manager at Historic Downtown Durango, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank for the review, and for visiting. The Train museum is amazing, and it's FREE! My kid loves it, we go multiple times each month.

Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Great city, enjoyed the train ride. Friendly people, very clean. Lots of shopping, can do without the parking meters!More

Thank twshadrock
TimWalsworth, Public Relations Manager at Historic Downtown Durango, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Thanks for visiting and for the review! Parking meters are a fact of life, they are not going away. If we did not have them there would be no available parking in Downtown as people would park at one all day long. We have some...More

Reviewed 4 January 2018

I compare everything the Jackson Hole. This is not Jackson, but it the next best thing. Prices are high, but the atmosphere is worth it for a while.

Thank LHEAP
TimWalsworth, Public Relations Manager at Historic Downtown Durango, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Thank you for the review! We believe there are price ranges for everyone and everything.

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O579FVmelissak
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
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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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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
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