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Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum

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Well presented history of the area. There is a `timeline' exhibit that walks you through history... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
DR186
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Pueblo, Colorado
El Paso Co History

The Pioneers Museum should be on the must do list to any new El Paso County resident. The history... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

Well presented history of the area. There is a `timeline' exhibit that walks you through history. On the 3rd floor the original courtroom has been restored. Since my last visit over a decade ago they have included many of the contributions, culture and story of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

The Pioneers Museum should be on the must do list to any new El Paso County resident. The history of this area is rich and the museum does an excellent job of telling the history of the area. The dossiers do an excellent job answering...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 31, 2018

There is so much history connected to what locals describe as the Pikes Peak region that it is appropriate to have a museum dedicated to preserving and sharing the cultural history of the Rocky Mountains area. The Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum in Colorado Springs, Colorado,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 17, 2018

Funny thing is I lived in Colorado Springs for 25 years and never visited. On my recent trip to CS it was a cold cloudy day and we needed to find something indoors to do for a while. What a great surprise. First off it's...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jeffrey C
Reviewed October 12, 2018

Let's be clear. This is not a "world class" museum, but it doesn't pretend to be. This is a place to learn about Colorado Springs and the surrounding area with a few extras tossed in. It is well worth the couple of hours that it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

We came on a dreary, rainy day and were looking for something indoors to do in the area. This was a neat way to spend a couple of hours. I enjoy reading and seeing history in bursts, so that’s all the time I could spend,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Megan M
Reviewed October 8, 2018

Three levels of exhibit rooms. Very well laid out and informative. Could have spend much more time here if we had it. Would return. It was free of charge.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bdrothschild
Reviewed September 27, 2018

A very nice museum that accepts donations only for admission with no set amount. Interesting exhibits over several floors. Nice staff. We almost had our wedding and reception here. You can rent out the entire museum for a very reasonable fee.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank JennandC
Reviewed September 26, 2018

The building this museum is in was formerly the Colorado Springs courthouse. It is a lovely building with lots of marble. The museum itself is very old fashioned. That is interesting at first, but after a while you begin to see where things should be...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Easytravels53449
Reviewed September 25, 2018

Admission by donation, it's free to see which historical sites should be! I can't imagaine walking in this court house to defend myself. An old courtroom remains intact like something out of Perry Mason. A great history of Colorado Springs. Wish it was bigger!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Yes. There is a handicapped/wheelchair entrance as well as an elevator indoors.
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