Crested Butte Mountain Heritage Museum

331 Elk Ave.
Crested Butte, CO 81224- Map It
Phone: (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, skiing, mountain biking and domestic history of Crested Butte may be seen as well as a model railroad, a mining diorama and a gondola.
$5; free (ages 0-11).
Hours: Daily 10-8, Memorial Day weekend to mid-Oct. Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 30 minutes minimum.