AAA Editor Notes
Museum of the West and Sterling T. Smith Educational Tower, 462 Ute Ave., presents regional history from prehistoric times to the present. Exhibits include Southwestern pottery, Wild West artifacts and the Thrailkill collection of antique firearms. An 1890s schoolhouse, a stagecoach exhibit and a full-size replica uranium mine also are featured. The 75-foot-tall Sterling T. Smith Educational Tower offers panoramic views of the surrounding mountains.