Museum of Colorado Prisons, Canon City

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  • We were passing by the Museum of Colorado Prisons as we headed back to Colorado Springs from The Royal Gorge Bridge, and decided to stop in. Glad we did. It's actually located in the prison, so the di...  more »
  • we had not planned to make this museum, but as we passed by, curiosity tickled us and we returned. the museum is small but very well done and we are very aware of the life of the inmates who were there. What to do
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  • Very interesting, I am not a very avid museum-goer and get bored pretty easily but this held my attention for a couple of hours. You get to go inside of the old cells, and inside each one is a different exhibit. There's a great mix of general information and replicas / original setups and pieces.
  • Great little museum. It’s very interesting to see the jail cells and the history it holds. They give you a booklet that corresponds to numbers on each exhibit to read about it. It took us about an hour to go through the main floor and downstairs. $8 for military and $10 for regular adults.

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