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ProRodeo Hall of Fame & Museum of the American Cowboy

in Museum, Historic, Heritage, Heritage

Rodeo is truly a sport born in the history of America. It is the heritage of a unique breed of men who brought civilization to the Western United States. Tour the Hall which displays 300 inductees from professional rodeo, then visit heritage hall where displays detail the changes in saddles, chaps, and other rodeo equipment. ProRodeo Hall of Fame, where colorful history and equally colorful legends of professional rodeo live on!

101 Pro Rodeo Drive
Colorado Springs, Colorado 80919
United States

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Cripple Creek District Museum

in Heritage, Heritage, Museum, Museum

Since 1953, the Cripple Creek District Museum has worked to preserve the history of Cripple Creek. Visitors can browse through three of Cripple Creek's most historic buildings - the 1893 Colorado Trading and Transfer Building, the 1895 Midland Terminal Railroad Depot, and a turn-of-the-century Assay Office. A self-guided tour of the museum includes mining displays and exhibits, two Victorian apartments, an art gallery, an extensive mineral collection and more.

5th Street and Bennett Avenue
Cripple Creek, Colorado 80813
United States

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Western Museum of Mining and Industry

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The Western Museum of Mining & Industry brings the history of Mining to life for you through a variety of exhibits complete with daily dynamic guided tours! With interactive exhibits and a variety of educational events, WMMI offers something for every age and every interest. Special events are held throughout the year such as Family Exploration Days, Science Camps, Museum’s Anniversary Weekend, and the Harvest Festival.

225 North Gate Blvd.
Colorado Springs, Colorado 80921
United States

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Cripple Creek Heritage Center

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Overlooking Cripple Creek, this 11,600 square foot resource center is a great place to start your visit. This state-of-the-art facility provides hands-on exhibits and interactive technology that guide you through the regions history. Learn about dinosaurs, Native Americans and life in the gold camp. Take in the incredible panoramic views, and ask one of the helpful staff members to assist you with planning your visit.

9283 S. Highway 67
Cripple Creek, Colorado 80813
United States

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Old Homestead House Museum

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Welcome to the Homestead House - Colorado's only bordello museum. Formerly the most posh parlor house on bawdy Myers Avenue, the homestead offers an informative guided tour that is indeed family-friendly. Ten rooms, including five bedrooms, are filled with original and period furnishings to give visitors a realistic look at life in a frontier brothel.

353 E Myers Avenue
Cripple Creek, Colorado 80813
United States

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