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Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum

215 S Tejon St, Colorado Springs, CO 80903-2206
+1 719-385-5990
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Excellent use of a historic building

This museum is located in downtown Colorado Springs in the old El Paso county courthouse. There... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
suzhumone
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
History of the springs

The pioneer museum is FREE! They do ask for donations. It is in the old court house built in 1913... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Louetta S
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215 S Tejon St, Colorado Springs, CO 80903-2206
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is located in downtown Colorado Springs in the old El Paso county courthouse. There are two floors of exhibits and a 100 year old cage elevator you can ride between the two floors. There was an exhibit on Van Briggle pottery, an exhibit...More

Thank suzhumone
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The pioneer museum is FREE! They do ask for donations. It is in the old court house built in 1913. Complete with a bird cage elevator that works, Several rooms each giving history of the area. We were visiting and learned a lot about the...More

1  Thank Louetta S
Reviewed 15 August 2017

My husband and I spend a couple hours in it. Initially we went to kill some time while we waited for something else we were going to do, what a pleasant surprise! It was incredibly educational. It's not super large, but whatever is shown in...More

1  Thank cocoloustaunau
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The Pioneer's Museum has changing special exhibits and some great history of the west, Colorado Springs and Colorado in the standing exhibits. Great value as they ask for donations rather than charge admission fee. They have western art and artifacts. Worth taking a few hours...More

Thank debbiebernardo
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I went in last week on a rainy day. Glad I did it had a lot of history of the area that unless you grew up there would not know. This is a free admissions with donations. I enjoyed it.

Thank Robert K
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed this museum. The building itself is a beautiful piece of architecture and historical itself. The museum has lots of small, but very interesting exhibits having to do with the region and its history. The staff were all very friendly and the museum...More

Thank Jacey K
Reviewed 20 July 2017

How can you not go into a museum that is full of Colorado Mining history and other Rockie Mountain history - especially when the cost is $0.00!? This museum in downtown Colorado Springs is in the old El Paso County Courthouse. Within is some of...More

1  Thank Daddio53
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Enjoyed the Pioneers Museum and the way the rooms were themed and laid out made it easy to follow the development of this area of the State

Thank Annette T
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This is a lovely museum in a conserved luxury building- lots of marble. There are permanent displays- Van Briggle- and many changing educational rooms and walls. There was a great temporary display of old-time photography. Nice gift shop, but too many items not related to...More

Thank carollynd
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Eclectic collections of local interest. Some aspects really interesting and some less so. A good place for an hour. Every day is a learning day here

1  Thank Glen83
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Isaiah P
22 May 2015|
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Yes. There is a handicapped/wheelchair entrance as well as an elevator indoors.
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