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South Park City Museum

100 4th St, Fairplay, CO 80440-9903
+1 719-836-2387
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I can't say enough good things about this place. It is like being transported into a Colorado... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
John V
Westminster, Colorado
via mobile
Back in time

If I could jump into a time machine, this is what I would expect from a town in the 1870s. This is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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“old west” (27 reviews)
“ghost town” (14 reviews)
“south park” (25 reviews)
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100 4th St, Fairplay, CO 80440-9903
+1 719-836-2387
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I can't say enough good things about this place. It is like being transported into a Colorado mining town I the 1800s. If you love history or Colorado please go. They have everything from a mine, mill, saloon, general goods store and train station.

Thank John V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If I could jump into a time machine, this is what I would expect from a town in the 1870s. This is the most comprehensive overview of a gold mine town. Each building is a museum unto itself. And so many buildings! What a great...More

Thank AKmoonse
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent and well maintained museum of 1880's lifestyle. Patrons are free to walk the town and spend as much time as they want to read / view the actual living and work buildings of this restored town. Perfect for school field trips to learn how...More

Thank DanandCollette
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived in town a couple of hours before we were to check into a local rental. Decided we would stop here and kill a little time before moving on. 3 hours later we were not wanting to leave! The level of history preserved here...More

Thank Scott L
Reviewed 14 June 2017

This Museum is a must see if you are in the area ...I was here 25years ago and so much more has been added and they continue to improve and give great history of the old west area. Walk through town and see laundry shops,...More

Thank colopeaches
Reviewed 11 June 2017

This museum is made of many old buildings collected from the surrounding area. Located in the heart of one of Colorado's gold rush areas. The buildings are full of artifacts from 140 years ago. And today the crew from the TV show, Gold Rush was...More

Thank ManitouExpert
Reviewed 11 June 2017

I had previously visited and reviewed this museum. I brought the kids this time and the 12 and 6 years olds enjoyed it. We were there for over 3.5 hours. We went into all the standing buildings, and looked at all the displays. The kids...More

Thank TeacherDoris
Reviewed 27 May 2017

This tour was fantastic, start to finish- A must for history buffs visiting Colorado. The tour will take 3 hours to get the full experience of the time, so schedule accordingly. Colorado was built on the mining industry. A miners life was a hard one....More

Thank Jim and Deb M
Reviewed 24 May 2017

A compact area of a variety of western history....buildings...rail history and depot...gift shop...the buildings usually have written history and other pictures also....

Thank Ann W
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Everything was really fabulous... I really enjoyed a lot... I was really comfortable... I recommend this hotel to all my friends and family... Nice courteous staffs... Really the front desk and restaurant was soo cool.... Really amazing... Thanks for everything...

Thank jayalekshmi c
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Pam W
13 July 2017|
Response from Scott L | Reviewed this property |
$10 for adults. Well worth it. Could spend all day there.