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Western Museum of Mining & Industry, Colorado Springs

Western Museum of Mining & Industry - Colorado Springs, Colorado
Western Museum of Mining & Industry
225 North Gate Boulevard, Colorado Springs, CO 80921Map
+1 719 488 0880/+1 800 752 6558 (Toll Free)
Neighborhood: North
Overview

Minerals, the lure of the west, are now the lure of this museum. Featuring four buildings in a park-like setting, it provides a window to the world of mining. It includes over 4000 mining items like steam engines, drills, picks and pans, early photographs and even a stable of live burros. In this hands-on museum, kids can try their luck at panning for gold. There are tables for picnics and plenty of RV parking.

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Western Museum of Mining & Industry General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Saturday from 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Science & Technology, Educational, Sports and the Outdoors, Arts & Museums
  • Credit Cards Accepted: mastercard, amex, visa
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