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Pagosa Museum

First and Pagosa Streets, Pagosa Springs, CO
+1 970-264-4424
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Amazing History

Pagosa Springs has a rich and very interesting history and it's a shame so many people just view it... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Christopher P
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Jefferson City, Missouri
Must see

This is one of the places in Pagosa that all visitors must visit. All kids living here should... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
Mike W
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Pagosa Springs, Colorado
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First and Pagosa Streets, Pagosa Springs, CO
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+1 970-264-4424
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pagosa Springs has a rich and very interesting history and it's a shame so many people just view it as a place to stay while doing other stuff. Do yourself a favor and check out this museum and learn about this unique and interesting town...More

Thank Christopher P
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Reviewed November 8, 2017

This is one of the places in Pagosa that all visitors must visit. All kids living here should visit at least once a year also.

Thank Mike W
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Reviewed October 3, 2017

In the mood to learn more about the area, just happened to see the museum, glad I did, enjoyed the shop and talking with the lady working there.

Thank Shawn V
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Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

They have quite a collection for a small museum! Very friendly lady works there too. Quilt display was also nice. We definitely recommend going!

Thank Sophie H
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Reviewed June 29, 2017

This little museum contains an amazing amount of items that give you a wonderful taste of the culture of Pagosa Springs. It is a very nostalgic visit to the past. The volunteer was very friendly. There is a nice gift shop at the entrance. There...More

Thank Carol J
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Reviewed October 30, 2016

The museum is small (it's In a historic waterworks building) but it packs in a lot of history. Pagosa Springs was not a mining town, but was a logging and ranching area. Real pioneer families, hardy people who homesteaded the mountains with an ax and...More

Thank salvage_team
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Reviewed August 21, 2016

This little museum is a nice collection of local history artifacts, and well worth the stop. The gift shop is also a blast from the past - hand-made items, and those stencils you can iron on to white tea towels to embroider. The lady at...More

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Reviewed August 20, 2016

Great little museum with interesting items. We spent less than an hour. It was worth the donation. We are grateful for the volunteers willing to open this collection to the public. The quilts demonstrated marvelous workmanship. Great little western museum jam packed.

Thank JatJet
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Reviewed August 18, 2016

It had a lot of stories about Pagosa Springs. We enjoyed it tremendously. We urge people to go see it got themselves. You won't be disappointed.

Thank ourvacation2014
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Reviewed August 14, 2016

Was very surprised to learn the town had a woman doctor in its early years. It is well organized and it has a dedicated staff of volunteers who take the time to answer questions.No cost to go through it....but a donation may be something you...More

Thank Maisie2007
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