Penrose Heritage Museum, Colorado Springs

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#3 of 21 in Museums in Colorado Springs
Specialty Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum
Penrose Heritage Museum showcases the history and heritage of the Pikes Peak region through the personal artifact collection of Colorado Springs’ philanthropists Spencer and Julie Penrose with a special tribute to the history of the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, started by Spencer Penrose in 1916. Admission and parking are free.
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  • This attraction combines carriages, old cars and Pikes Peak race museum. It was free when we were there, no reservations required. Lovely old carriages and explanations of how they would have been...  more »
  • This was an interesting place to visit and it is free! There were not many other people there so we were able to look at everything. They even gave us a parking pass so we didn't have to pay for...  more »
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  • What a wonderful place! The displays of carriages, cars, saddles and more were amazing. The layout of the museum was very open and easy to view the displays. And with the many informative plaques throughout, one can learn so many interesting facts and the history behind each item. Definitely worth a visit! The museum is free and they will validate your parking in Broadmoor garage for one and a half HR free!
  • This place was amazing, never seen anything like this before. I was happy with our tour guide she did great explained everything to us about the car's and buggy's and there history. Great experience for me and my husband.

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