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Gunnison Pioneer Museum

East Hwy 50, Gunnison, CO 81230
+1 970-641-4530
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Worth a visit

For once I read TripAdvisor reviews and I'm glad I did. For a few bucks we spent a happy 3 hours... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
North America
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Huge museum

The other reviewers are correct--large collections of stuff. It seems that any and everything are... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Marsha B
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  • Average4%
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“antique cars” (8 reviews)
“steam train” (4 reviews)
Opens in 29 min
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
East Hwy 50, Gunnison, CO 81230
+1 970-641-4530
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For once I read TripAdvisor reviews and I'm glad I did. For a few bucks we spent a happy 3 hours here and could have spent more. Everything from trains to old cars to old farm equipment, there is something for everyone. At least adults,...More

Thank riverdaleschool1903
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The other reviewers are correct--large collections of stuff. It seems that any and everything are in this mamouth museum. No credit or debit cards taken. No senior discount. I would tell you to save your money.

Thank Marsha B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While Gunnison may not be on everyone's itinerary, the Gunnison Pioneer Museum is worth a visit. In addition to an extensive auto collection which includes many trucks, there are two complete historic school houses, many early pieces of farm equipment as well as buildings with...More

Thank Don W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this is a great place to visit, had all kinds of items you could spend days looking at everything, workers were great

Thank blueman66
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was totally surprised at the variety of exhibits in the small town museum. The car exhibit is extraordinary!

Thank fishsqzr
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We visited here years ago when our children were small. They have really added a lot since we were first there! Many buildings with so much to see! Antique cars, and old school house room, got quite the kick out of the "teachers contract" from...More

Thank Flagstick
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We loved this place! There are over 30 buildings with antique anything-you-can-think-of stuff in them. The antique car museum building was amazing! I loved the toys! and the school house! Etc, etc, etc!

1  Thank Nladybug
Reviewed 3 June 2017

There are some real gems here but they are mixed in with some not so great exhibits. There is a whole building of toy trains and cars. Some would love that. There are cattle brands and saddles, old tools and blacksmith equipment, cowboy hats and...More

Thank Lisa K
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We recently visited the Gunnison Pioneer Museum. Our 9 year old son really enjoyed the variety of the exhibits. Plan on at least 2-3 hours or more. The admission fee for adults is $10, children 6-12 are $3. They take cash but cannot process credit...More

1  Thank NC1hiker
Reviewed 5 January 2017

The museum is only open in the summer. It is a great place to visit and learn of the rich history of the Gunnison Valley. The staff is friendly and knowledgeable. New exhibits are always being added so the museum can be visited often without...More

Thank Debby P
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Linda B
4 August 2016|
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Response from Dennis B | Reviewed this property |
I believe it was $10 for adults and $3 for kids. I don't remember the ages considered kids.