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Address: Highway 24 at 21st Street, Pikes Peak, Colorado Springs, CO
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10:00 - 17:00
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Relive the racy days of the Old West when miners dug for gold and cowboys...

Relive the racy days of the Old West when miners dug for gold and cowboys rode the range at this reconstructed ghost town and museum.

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This was a lot of fun for my boys!

There's a gift shop, area to pan for gold and an inside museum area that is FULL of back in the day machines, vehicles, clothing a saloon, and a shooting range, etc.

Reviewed 12 March 2017
Sara S
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17 reviews
10 attraction reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A few neat antiques to look at, but very small and not worth the time or money considering how many other neat things are in the area. If you are an old west fan maybe it is your thing.

Thank ambauer86
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

wonderful collection of old Americana. Boys enjoyed shooting ,gallery and buggy to sit in. Overflowing with memorabilia from pioneer days

Thank tropictraveller47
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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23 reviews
12 attraction reviews
Reviewed 18 March 2017

This is a fun place that can be visited in a few hours. It's a recreated Old West Town, easy to navigate and full of interesting history and fun facts. We enjoyed the many interesting things there and recommend it. Great for children.

Thank oboerman
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56 reviews
29 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

This place is pretty cool! I really loved all the thing what was there, everything like at this ages.. it was nice to see it

Thank Agika901
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22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

There's a gift shop, area to pan for gold and an inside museum area that is FULL of back in the day machines, vehicles, clothing a saloon, and a shooting range, etc.

Thank Sara S
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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46 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017

The people were very nice, and I found some of the items on display interesting, but my 6 year old son was really bored. We aren't really old west buffs, so we aren't the target audience. I'd say only go if looking at everyday objects form the 1800's excites you.

Thank Jill S
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104 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

It was a Sunday after church and we had two of our grandsons for the day (22 months and 4 years old) and were looking for something to do. I have lived in Colorado Springs since 1984 and never been here! Here's the basics... it's $7.50 per adult, the boys were free. It's probably overpriced, pretty much a one large... More 

Thank SMT56
Parker, Colorado
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is just another hwy 24 tourist trap. Come see the old west... give me a break. I checked it out last summer and it was the same old thing... not worth the money

Thank chrisgilroy
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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22 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

The Ghost Town Museum is, quite frankly, not worth the price of admission. I guess if you're just passing thru town and want something to do for an hour or two with little kids it would be okay, but I wouldn't make it a priority for sure. If you want more of an authentic "ghost town" feel, I'd visit South... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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35 reviews
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Reviewed 28 January 2017

My kids loved it when they were younger and now my grandchildren love it. A taste of the old west, a cute gift shop, and panning for gold make this a fun destination for all ages.

Thank Mimiwillow

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