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Gunnison Pioneer Museum

East Hwy 50, Gunnison, CO 81230
+1 970-641-4530
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Not to be missed if you like old cars, trains or history.

This is a museum that is constantly growing. Have visited it many times over the years. Has... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2017
Robert M
Gwinn, Michigan
Worth a visit

For once I read TripAdvisor reviews and I'm glad I did. For a few bucks we spent a happy 3 hours... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
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  • Average4%
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“antique cars” (8 reviews)
“steam train” (4 reviews)
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East Hwy 50, Gunnison, CO 81230
East Hwy 50, Gunnison, CO 81230
+1 970-641-4530
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

This is a museum that is constantly growing. Have visited it many times over the years. Has everything from old clothes and hats to trains to a fairly large collection of cars. Only negative would be the museum is in constant state of change so...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

For once I read TripAdvisor reviews and I'm glad I did. For a few bucks we spent a happy 3 hours here and could have spent more. Everything from trains to old cars to old farm equipment, there is something for everyone. At least adults,...More

Thank riverdaleschool1903
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

The other reviewers are correct--large collections of stuff. It seems that any and everything are in this mamouth museum. No credit or debit cards taken. No senior discount. I would tell you to save your money.

Thank Marsha B
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

While Gunnison may not be on everyone's itinerary, the Gunnison Pioneer Museum is worth a visit. In addition to an extensive auto collection which includes many trucks, there are two complete historic school houses, many early pieces of farm equipment as well as buildings with...More

Thank Don W
Reviewed 20 September 2017

this is a great place to visit, had all kinds of items you could spend days looking at everything, workers were great

Thank blueman66
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Was totally surprised at the variety of exhibits in the small town museum. The car exhibit is extraordinary!

Thank fishsqzr
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We visited here years ago when our children were small. They have really added a lot since we were first there! Many buildings with so much to see! Antique cars, and old school house room, got quite the kick out of the "teachers contract" from...More

Thank Flagstick
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We loved this place! There are over 30 buildings with antique anything-you-can-think-of stuff in them. The antique car museum building was amazing! I loved the toys! and the school house! Etc, etc, etc!

1  Thank Nladybug
Reviewed 2 June 2017

There are some real gems here but they are mixed in with some not so great exhibits. There is a whole building of toy trains and cars. Some would love that. There are cattle brands and saddles, old tools and blacksmith equipment, cowboy hats and...More

Thank Lisa K
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We recently visited the Gunnison Pioneer Museum. Our 9 year old son really enjoyed the variety of the exhibits. Plan on at least 2-3 hours or more. The admission fee for adults is $10, children 6-12 are $3. They take cash but cannot process credit...More

1  Thank NC1hiker
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Linda B
3 August 2016|
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Response from Dennis B | Reviewed this property |
I believe it was $10 for adults and $3 for kids. I don't remember the ages considered kids.