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Michael Garman Museum & Gallery

2418 W Colorado Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80904-3055
+1 800-731-3908
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Great Art! Friendly Staff.

Garman is a master craftsman. I have collected his work for years and seeing it all in one place... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dookie62
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Erie, Colorado
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Great artist has made a great "Old Town" to look at, lots of things to look at and see. One of the... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
BigAl106
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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The Michael Garman Museum & Gallery features over 500 handmade sculptures by Michael Garman honoring American Heroes from all walks of life. Reproductions of Michael Garman's original sculptures are all hand-crafted and finished in the Production Studio located in Garman Building. We offer personalization options to help you create a portrait of the hero in your life. We also house Magic Town - Michael Garman's 3,000 sq-foot sculptural theater. Wander through this miniature city complete with hundreds of hand-sculpted characters, holograms and visual illusions which make the sculptures appear to move throughout the exhibit. Magic Town tells Michael Garman's life story with 7 decades of American History inspired by the artist's vagabond journeys throughout North & South America. All admissions include complimentary popcorn and a scavenger hunt. Guided tours and group discounts available with reservation.
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Hours Today: 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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2418 W Colorado Ave, Colorado Springs, CO 80904-3055
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+1 800-731-3908
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Garman is a master craftsman. I have collected his work for years and seeing it all in one place is wonderful experience. I was amazed that the staff not only allows photography. They encourage it.

Thank Dookie62
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Reviewed April 15, 2018

Great artist has made a great "Old Town" to look at, lots of things to look at and see. One of the places not to miss when in Colorado Springs

Thank BigAl106
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Reviewed April 4, 2018

Located in Old Colorado City, this gallery is a must see. The sculptures are beautiful and the tour of the Garman little city is amazing. Sculptures are for sale in their shop. It is located near great places to eat and lots of interesting shops...More

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Reviewed March 27, 2018

The Michael Garman Museum is very unique. The detail that went into the gallery is exceptional. Also, the staff was very friendly and the addition of the scavenger hunt throughout the gallery made the tour even more enjoyable.

Thank Mark P
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Reviewed February 26, 2018

I have thoroughly enjoyed the gallery over the years. I have two statuettes from the gallery. One is an aviator another is a firefighter—both are very well done.

Thank Ron T
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Reviewed December 6, 2017

This is a fantastic museum and we had a great time! Thanks for accommodating our large group. We would definitely return to this establishment, and appreciate that it's family owned & operated. You can tell there is a lot of pride and care taken with...More

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Reviewed November 4, 2017

We really enjoyed touring the Garman Museum. So many sculptures to see - all with such detail that it doesn't seem possible. There is a continuous video in the back that tells the story of Mike Garman. Simply an amazing place. There is a section...More

Thank Bobby C
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Reviewed October 27, 2017

hidden behind a "gift shop" this is a must see experience.......the models are incredible....its worth every penny

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Reviewed October 12, 2017

We've been to the Garmin Studio before & loved it. Was VERY disappointed that they didn't open 'til noon on a Saturday. Bummer.

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Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

Spent an hour in here as part of our fall break day. This was our 2nd visit and our grand girls first(she's 10). She loved the town , the Halloween decor and especially the scavenger hunts. She went through all of the lists and won...More

Thank Mrssparky69
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Arylin05
June 22, 2015|
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Response from Butchrag840 | Reviewed this property |
About an hour. I stop in about once or twice a year; and have collected a little more than a dozen sculptures.
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Lin L
February 18, 2015|
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Response from Kelly R |
Adult tickets are $5 a piece. That includes complimentary popcorn and scavenger hunt card. I haven't been able to find any information about children's tickets, but I would assume they are even less expensive.
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