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Estes Park Museum

200 4th St, Estes Park, CO 80517-6339
+1 970-586-6256
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Nice little free museum that gives a very good overview of the history of Estes Park and it's... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
WisTrippers
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Wisconsin
Worth A Visit for History Buffs

Very well done museum. Don't be fooled by the photo attached to this entry. The white building is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
PasssionateTraveler
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Payson, Arizona
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200 4th St, Estes Park, CO 80517-6339
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice little free museum that gives a very good overview of the history of Estes Park and it's residents. Does a nice job of covering the town's relationship with Rocky Mountain National Park and the floods this town has suffered on a few occasions. Definitely...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very well done museum. Don't be fooled by the photo attached to this entry. The white building is not in operation right now and is behind the actual museum. There's the main building with diorama's and photos of historical significance, and there is an annex...More

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Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Cool little busier with a Stanley steamer. Good information and small gift shop. Nice people and very friendly.

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Reviewed 13 June 2018

We visited here in mid September and were the only ones inside. We enjoyed reading about the history of the area. The museum is free. The exhibits are arranged well too. It's worth a look if you need something to do for an hour or...More

1  Thank houstonnative47
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Reviewed 26 April 2018

I was told on Facebook that it was closed, but then when we got to Estes Park a recording given on an answering machine said it was open. There were a LOT of cars in the parking lot. Front door was unlocked so we accessed...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2017

This little museum is worth a visit. Lots of historical information about the area. Docents are friendly and helpful.

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

This is a really well organized and beautifully presented historical museum for the Estes Park vicinity. The history of the origins of Estes Park is very comprehensive. Then, the evolution, growth and natural disasters of the region are addressed chronologically. It's free and the staff...More

3  Thank myszke
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

We came in here on a Thurs at noon. There were about 20 people there. The displays are well organized and very informative. The guide that day was so welcoming and seemed to really enjoy being there. So glad we went

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Reviewed 3 September 2017

We were directed to the Estes Park Museum when we couldn't find some information we were seeking at the Public Library. The Museum is a bit off the main track and not something you would just happen upon if you weren't seeking it out --...More

1  Thank Jjjjam
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

I visited this museum while my wife and daughter were riding horses at Sombreros. There are informative displays documenting the history of Estes Park including before people were here. The gentleman who greeted me at the door was personable. There are two buildings in the...More

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