At Michael Garman Museum & Gallery, wander around a realistic, 279 sq m (3,000 sq ft) dollhouse inspired by the artist's life story and journeys throughout the Americas. The museum showcases more than 500 handmade sculptures representing American heroes from all walks of life--from cowboys, soldiers, and firefighters, to aviators and golfers. As you move on a scavenger hunt through this miniature city, the sculptures seem to move along with you thanks to skillfully designed holograms and visual illusions. PutMichael Garman Museum & Gallery into our Colorado Springs trip planning tool and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
Michael Garman Museum & Gallery reviews
What an amazing exhibit! We stayed an hour, but could have spent three hours observing the holograms and details in each shop or window. The scavenger hunt is fun. The artist was there; his sculpting.... more »
This place is amazing! Both of us love miniatures and dioramas and this exhibition is spectacular. Displays are so realistic of street scenes, bars, pool halls, diners, dentist office, etc. Mostly.... more »
Awesome place! The 3D recreation of the olden times is mind blowing! Michael has such a vivid imagination. His talent and vision with this is absolutely spectacular! Steve and Laura were absolutely awesome in explaining how Michael put this together and how he came up with the concept. If you enjoy looking at the past, you'll be amazed at how much detail this exhibit has. You'll truly get a glimpse of the past.
Magic town inside the museum is amazingly detailed. Definitely worth the admission and you can take as little or as much time as you like to go through it. There is a scavenger hunt available which can be a fun activity for all in the family.
Plan your trip to Colorado Springs
Get a personalized tripA complete day by day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your trip. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Popular things to do in Colorado Springs
Side trips from Colorado Springs
Hidden gems in Colorado Springs
Kid-friendly things to do in Colorado Springs
Museums in Colorado Springs
Trips to Michael Garman Museum & Gallery by other users
5 days in Colorado Springs BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Tunnel Drive River Rafting & Tubing Commonwheel Artists Co-op 6 days in Colorado Springs BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Balloon Rides National Museum of World War II Aviation Michael Garman Museum & Gallery 9 days in Colorado Springs BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Cinemark Tinseltown USA and XD Cave of the Winds Mountain Park Red Rock Canyon Open Space 15 days in Colorado Springs BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Climbing Tours Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum Colorado Wolf Adventures 22 days in Colorado Springs BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES Manitou Springs Incline Pikes Peak - America's Mountain Ute Valley Park 6 days in Colorado Springs BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES The Broadmoor Seven Falls Garden of the Gods Old Colorado City History Center