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Old Town Museum

420 S 14th St, Burlington, CO 80807
+1 719-346-8404
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Old Town Exploring

Many buildings to walk in and around. A lot of history. Kids had fun, and so did the adults. There... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
KidzTravel
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Wonderful walking tour!

This is a great place to visit as a couple or with a family, it is self guided and we loved every... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
carlenen2015
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Mesa, Arizona
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We are a 6 1/2 acre recreated pioneer town includes 21 fully restored buildings with authentic artifacts from the turn of the century.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good29%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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420 S 14th St, Burlington, CO 80807
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Many buildings to walk in and around. A lot of history. Kids had fun, and so did the adults. There were some bees to watch out for, and some of the door handles were very hot. Took us about 2 hours to go through.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great place to visit as a couple or with a family, it is self guided and we loved every moment of it. It is well preserved and fascinating to walk back in time. The gift shop at the end is well stocked...More

Thank carlenen2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great stop to stretch your legs and see a part of history. As you walk through this museum it gives you a good sense of how people lived in that time and what they had to contend with. This is a place...More

Thank lavalink2
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

I really went in not expecting much except to pass some time. I had a couple of hours to look around and found this gem on trip advisor. The museum is in great shape and has very helpful employees. There are over twenty late 19th...More

Thank Derikk T
Reviewed 25 August 2017

A place where you can look at the past and be grateful for where you are today. Well-preserved buildings history and lifestyle. It is worth your time to step back and admire all the hard work that the volunteers and community has put into the...More

Thank Shannon V
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Plan on an hour or two to see this museum. It's a collection of buildings, mostly historic, some recreations, of the early days in Kit Carson County. I especially liked the sod house and the two story mansion. And the saloon, and the drug store....More

Thank Laura V
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We stopped in Burlington as part of a cross country trip. We found ourselves ahead of schedule and decided to spend a little time taking in Burlington. It turned out the museum was a fabulous example of its kind, It was, as described, an old...More

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Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

I've been to so many historic places in my life I can't count, but this was SO well put together, my husband & I thought it was one of the best historic sites we've visited. The price is inexpensive. The staff is fun & knowledgable...More

Thank HannaGrace
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

If you're staying in Burlington Colorado then don't miss seeing The old town Museum. A lot of interesting items that you can see inside the building and outside. Also a gift shop

Thank WAYNE B
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We have passed this museum many times on our way to Denver, but never stopped. Coming back, we decided to check it out......so glad we did. They have done a wonderful job of preserving not only early buildings, but collections of articles used in that...More

Thank Harry T
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