Crested Butte Mountain Heritage Museum

331 Elk Ave.
Crested Butte, CO 81224- Map It
(970) 349-1880

AAA Editor Notes

Crested Butte Mountain Heritage Museum is at 331 Elk Ave. The front of the museum functioned as a hardware store 1883-1996; a coal stove and original cases filled with goods representing items sold in the past are on display. Exhibits about the local Ute population and the geology, mining, ranching, railroad and domestic history of Crested Butte may be seen as well as a model railroad, a mining diorama and a gondola. Time: Allow 30 minutes minimum.
$4; free (ages 0-11).
Hours: Daily 10-8, Memorial Day weekend-early Oct. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.