Big Timbers Museum

7515 US 50
Lamar, CO 81052- Map It
(719) 336-2472

AAA Editor Notes

Big Timbers Museum, at jct. US 50/287 and SR 196, contains dresses, photographs, dolls and musical instruments as well as household and farm implements representing the period from the late 1800s to the present. Included among the collection of dresses is an 1893 lace wedding gown. A firearms collection, cowboy gear, artifacts relating to the Sand Creek Massacre, Native American relics, 39 framed World War I posters and a rare Civil War flag are on display. The Transportation Museum features antique wagons, cars and trucks. Time: Allow 30 minutes minimum.
$3; $5 (family rate); free (students and military with ID).
Hours: Tues.-Sat. 10-5, June-Aug.; Tues.-Sat. 1-4, rest of year. Closed county and major holidays. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.