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Museum of Northwest Colorado

590 Yampa Ave, Craig, CO 81625-2612
+1 970-824-6360
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cool museum

very cool, free also last time when i went there, the only thing i did not like was no cameras were... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
blueman66
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Steamboat Springs, Colorado
Excellent --one of the best small museums

Every time I visit the Museum, there is something new to see--a traveling display or unique art... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
LuAnn K
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Craig, Colorado
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590 Yampa Ave, Craig, CO 81625-2612
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"interesting exhibits"
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"gun collection"
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"local gem"
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"couple hours"
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"saddle"
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

very cool, free also last time when i went there, the only thing i did not like was no cameras were allowed

1  Thank blueman66
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Every time I visit the Museum, there is something new to see--a traveling display or unique art show, the western and gun collection, the Augusta Wallihan camera and rifle...You can't beat this free and very interesting place as a place to spen a couple hours...More

Thank LuAnn K
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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Wonderful exhibit regarding the early days of Northwest Colorado. We were greeted at the door by Bill. Bill is also the donor of the living cowboy exhibit upstairs. He takes great pride in this museum. This is definitely a must see.

Thank Willy N Jenny H
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

This world class museum is a hidden gem in northwest Colorado. If you are driving through the area be sure to add this stop to your trip. Give yourself plenty of time to explore all the wonderful exhibits and the Cowboy and Gunfighter Collection. Even...More

Thank Melody V
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

One of the best small town museums I've visited. Hopefully Bill will be there to give you a personal tour of the gunfighter/cowboy stuff

2  Thank M D
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

I had the opportunity to visit this museum last week after a hike at Cedar Mountain. What a terrific place! It is chock full of interesting exhibits and one can spend a very informative two hours here learning about the history of this remote section...More

2  Thank Equity
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

The museum is in an old armory building, the signage is new, large, very informative. The volunteers know the subject well. The top notch and varied collections are often from the area are well displayed, the spur, saddle and gun collections are extensive. This is...More

1  Thank 10elk
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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

What a fascinating museum! Full of relics from Colorado's past together with a huge selection of weapons used in the Old West. I'm British but was reared on westerns and John Wayne, and to see Winchester rifles, six guns and even Derringers was a real...More

5  Thank john l
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

We decided to go through the museum after we walked around town. There were a lot of displays and a lot of historical information. Well organized. The staff there was very helpful and answered all of our questions.

2  Thank mountainpony
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Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

My husband is a western and gun fanatic and he thoroughly enjoyed all of it. They had collections ranging from the 1800s to early 1900s, pistols, rifles, accessories and so much more and so much information on old gunfighters and so many beautiful old historical...More

2  Thank Homeiswherewetravel
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