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Longmont Museum & Cultural Center

Opens in 21 min: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Longmont's effort shows

Museum that shows thought and effort. Saw the Ansel Adams photography exhibit-I'd never seen his... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
touchstone277
Always something new to look at.

They typically have a lot of very interesting items on display, great place to look back at the... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2019
nigelaves
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The Longmont Museum is a center for culture in Northern Colorado where people of all ages explore history, experience art, and discover new ideas through dynamic programs, exhibitions, and events.
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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400 Quail Rd, Longmont, CO 80501-8989
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All reviews local history special exhibit hands on activities ansel adams permanent exhibits front range interesting visit wonderful facility early settlers doesn t quick visit northern colorado every week kids and adults two hours on display great place
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Museum that shows thought and effort. Saw the Ansel Adams photography exhibit-I'd never seen his early work and it was worth the time. Those little cards that explain the work are particularly good-both curator and Adams made such insightful comments. An exhibit on Longmont itself...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank touchstone277
LongmontMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Longmont Museum & Cultural Center, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So glad you enjoyed the Museum! We hope you'll come back again soon for our next exhibit or additional programming.

Reviewed 13 February 2019

They typically have a lot of very interesting items on display, great place to look back at the past.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank nigelaves
LongmontMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Longmont Museum & Cultural Center, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2019

So glad you enjoy the Museum! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 16 January 2019

A wonderful facility that features a standing exhibit on the history of Longmont and temporary exhibits on a variety of subjects, from World war 1 to Low Riders, Ansel Adams paintings to robots and dinosaurs . Also has an auditorium with concerts, movies and special...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mak12345
LongmontMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Longmont Museum & Cultural Center, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2019

So glad you enjoy the Longmont Museum! Hope to see you back soon!

Reviewed 12 December 2018

There is a permanent exhibit detailing the Native American in this area, then the early settlers plus a hands on water diversion display. But the special exhibits are outstanding from anything with wheels, WWI with emphasis on Longmont’s participants, to tree houses.

Date of experience: October 2018
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LongmontMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Longmont Museum & Cultural Center, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2018

So glad to hear you enjoyed your time at the Museum! We hope you'll come back soon!

Reviewed 1 December 2018

Relatives from out of state (Lived here 50's thru 70's) We was expecting to see old history & pictures of Longmont and saw nothing. Very disappointing to be called a museum. Was not worth our time. Again very disappointing. I would not give it 1...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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LongmontMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Longmont Museum & Cultural Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2018

Hi there! Thanks for visiting the Museum. Did you have a chance to see our 2,500 square foot permanent history exhibit Front Range Rising? We have many historic objects and photos there as it tells the 14,000 year history of the St. Vrain Valley. Our...More

Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Free museum with history of the area. Not big but worth a quick stop. We were on our way back from Estes Park on the way to the airport.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 885ericr
Reviewed 28 October 2018

The Longmont Museum & Cultural Center in Longmont, Colorado, collects and interprets the history and culture of the St. Vrain valley in northern Colorado. Founded in 1936, it opened its current $6 million facility at 400 Quail Road, just east of Main Street in south...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Great museum with new exhibits all the time. We loved the dinosaur exhibit with hands on activities for children and the tree house exhibit.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Nancy R
LongmontMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Longmont Museum & Cultural Center, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

So glad you enjoy the Museum! Hope to see you in January for Ansel Adams!

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Lots of things to do and see! There's a moon rock that a local brought back. There's an exhibit that changes periodically. Kid friendly.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rhonda S
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Nice muesum in town with great history on the town of Longmont. Always seem to have a great "guest" exhibit. Clean and great customer service.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank acrtcr
LongmontMuseum, Public Relations Manager at Longmont Museum & Cultural Center, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

So glad you enjoyed your visit, Andrea! Hope to see you again soon.

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Garrett F
11 May 2018|
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Response from LongmontMuseum | Property representative |
Hi Garret! The permanent history exhibit is free. The special exhibitions are $8 for adults or $5 for students and seniors. Children age three and under are admitted for free to special exhibitions, as are Museum members.
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