Ghost Town Museum, Colorado Springs

#8 of 21 in Museums in Colorado Springs
Specialty Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum
Explore the boardwalk connecting the Blacksmith's shop, Saloon, General and Merchants of main street, with the Livery Stable, and Victorian Home. Each is filled with thousands of fascinating artifacts. Ghost Town Museum delights young and old with lots of hands on activities, including old time arcades, panning for real gold (summer months), and much, much, more.
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  • Really interesting view into town life in Colorado from over 100 years ago. Kids in the museum at the same time as us really seemed to enjoy it, as did we.  more »
  • Lots of history and some fun. You can pan for gold and it works :). They said 45min to 1 hour to go thru. We did it in less but would depend on how much you want to study each area. So really...  more »
  • Great little adventure. Took my 9 year old and she loved it. She was excited to pan for gold and even more excited to actually find some. Now she wants to learn more. I have great memories panning with my grandparents so I am happy to share the experience with her.
  • Please go here! This was one of our favorite stops on our trip to Colorado Springs. We were able to pan for gold, play a shooting game, explore the indoor area, and watch a short video. Really cool exhibits and the staff are amazingly helpful. You HAVE to add this to your agenda.

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